Wayne Carter is NBC 5's Education reporter covering parenting and school programs throughout North Texas.
His "Carter in the Classroom" reports will look at the unique things school districts are doing to help children succeed as well as answering questions parents may have about what's happening in the classroom.
Wayne brings more than 20 years of journalism experience to NBC 5, joining the team from WREG-TV in Memphis where he covered the consolidation of a city and county districet the creation of several city run school districts.
The Syracuse University alum has also anchored and reported the news in Norfolk, VA; Jackson, MS; Binghamton, NY; Rochester, NY and his hometown of New Orleans.
Wayne's mother was a longtime administrator in the New Orleans Public School System.
Wayne has two daughters, one in preschool, the other in elementary. Chances are if you see him outside of work, he's laughing and giggling with one of his girls.
Wayne developed a reputation helping members of the community with his NBC 5 Responds reports, he now is helping families find ways to get their children to succeed.
If you have a success story how how kids are learning click here to email CarterInClass@nbcuni.com.