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Carter in the Classroom

Carter in the Classroom

A continuing series on education in North Texas

Thursday, Jan 3, 2019 at 05:30 PM CST

Students in School on Nights and Weekends to Make the Grade

Students in School on Nights and Weekends to Make the Grade

A unique program at Haltom Middle School has students finding academic success at night.

Thursday, Dec 27, 2018 at 05:09 PM CST

Students Teach Others About Dangers From Scammers

Students Teach Others About Dangers From Scammers

The Better Business Bureau sponsored the contest which awarded schools with cash and prizes for the best campaign to educate against scams.

Thursday, Dec 20, 2018 at 05:17 PM CST

Connecting With Your Teen Through Music

Connecting With Your Teen Through Music

Frisco's Liberty High School has launched a parent orchestra to help students and parents bond.

Tuesday, Dec 18, 2018 at 05:43 PM CST

String Instruments Connect Students to Success

String Instruments Connect Students to Success

Wayne Carter is in the classroom at HEB ISD's Lakewood Elementary, where students are achieving success through Suzuki Strings program

Thursday, Dec 13, 2018 at 05:15 PM CST

HS Students Learn How to Run a Business, Turn a Profit

HS Students Learn How to Run a Business, Turn a Profit

Students across North Texas are getting a real life experience of what it’s like to run a business and at the Arlington's Career and Technical Education Center, they're coming up with bigger plans to succeed.

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018 at 10:58 PM CST

Donor Gives $620,000 Toward Dallas County Teacher Projects

Donor Gives $620,000 Toward Dallas County Teacher Projects

Students and teachers in 1,000 North Texas classrooms are having their holiday wishes fulfilled -- by an anonymous philanthropist.

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018 at 05:09 PM CST

District Ups Security After Students Skirt School Firewalls

District Ups Security After Students Skirt School Firewalls

School districts are constantly upping their internet monitoring and encouraging parents to do the same to help keep students safe as they surf the web.

Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 at 05:57 PM CST

Program Helps Unique Students Dramatically Improve Reading Skills

Program Helps Unique Students Dramatically Improve Reading Skills

A group of students at Smithfield Middle School have developed a new-found love of reading, and it's all thanks to a special competition called "Battle of the Brains."

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 04:27 PM CDT

Teacher's Aide Helps Students Make The Mark Academically And Mentally

Teacher's Aide Helps Students Make The Mark Academically And Mentally

A program at Chisholm Trail Intermediate School is helping young men who are having trouble focusing in school.

Tuesday, Nov 27, 2018 at 05:04 PM CST

North Texas School Helps Teach Students Through Agriculture

North Texas School Helps Teach Students Through Agriculture

A North Texas elementary school is teaching students core subjects with an agricultural twist, helping get kids back to the basics.

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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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