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Carter in the Classroom

Carter in the Classroom

A continuing series on education in North Texas

Tuesday, Apr 9, 2019 at 05:19 PM CDT

School Districts Encourage Parents to Consider Pre-K

School Districts Encourage Parents to Consider Pre-K

Districts say many parents still view pre-K as daycare and don't recognize the benefits it offer their children, and the resources available to help children get in the classroom at that age.

Monday, Apr 8, 2019 at 06:44 PM CDT

Brag About Your School: The Colony High School

Brag About Your School: The Colony High School

Every Monday NBC 5 allows students, teachers, and parents turn the cameras on them and brag about unique things happening on their school campus.

Monday, Apr 8, 2019 at 08:19 AM CDT

Bragging About The Colony High School

Bragging About The Colony High School

Wayne Carter is celebrating schools doing great things. Today, we're bragging about The Colony High School.

Monday, Apr 15, 2019 at 11:17 AM CDT

Dog With Amputated Legs Gets Help From 7th Grade Girl

Dog With Amputated Legs Gets Help From 7th Grade Girl

A puppy lost his legs after an attack from larger dogs and couldn't find a wheelchair to help, until she met student Lily Bracken.

Monday, Apr 15, 2019 at 11:22 AM CDT

Garland School Excels at Inspiring Students to Go to College

Garland School Excels at Inspiring Students to Go to College

O'Banion Middle School in Garland ISD uses a program to help prepare children for college academically, and boost their confidence.

Monday, Apr 15, 2019 at 01:32 PM CDT

Bragging About Dallas' D.A. Hulcy Middle School

Bragging About Dallas' D.A. Hulcy Middle School

It's the hottest new, Vegas-style magic show, and it's happening in a middle school science class in Dallas ISD. Students at D.A. Hulcy Middle School can't stop coming to learn more about physics and how...

Monday, Apr 1, 2019 at 07:31 AM CDT

D.A. Hulcy STEAM Middle School in Dallas

D.A. Hulcy STEAM Middle School in Dallas

D.A. Hulcy STEAM Middle School is a choice magnet school in the Dallas Independent School District which approaches class in a way you may not expect.

Monday, Apr 15, 2019 at 11:29 AM CDT

Gifted & Talented Classes Safe Under House Funding Bill

Gifted & Talented Classes Safe Under House Funding Bill

Districts across the area are hopeful more cash will start funneling in, but one of the plans to right the ship talks about cutting money from gifted and talented students. But school leaders say not to panic.

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019 at 05:04 PM CDT

Dallas Elementary School Nominated for National Recognition

Dallas Elementary School Nominated for National Recognition

Jack Lowe Elementary School in Dallas has had quite the turn around. Not long ago, the school had the lowest test score in the state.

Monday, Mar 25, 2019 at 06:33 PM CDT

Bragging About Central Junior High School

Bragging About Central Junior High School

Students and faculty members at Central Junior High School in Euless tell us why their school is so special

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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.

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