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Carter in the Classroom

A continuing series on education in North Texas

May 23, 2019

Science Lesson Gets Texas-Sized in Sunnyvale

Science Lesson Gets Texas-Sized in Sunnyvale

Students use STEM skills to design and build a tiny home.

May 20, 2019

Brag About Your School: Frisco's Memorial High School

Brag About Your School: Frisco's Memorial High School

Students get an opportunity to brag about the things they love about their school campus every Monday as NBC 5's Wayne Carter dedicates a day to celebrate a North Texas School.

May 16, 2019

Sisters Give Back to Preschool Through Teaching Program

Sisters Give Back to Preschool Through Teaching Program

Lewisville ISD offers high schoolers with an interest in teaching an opportunity to try things out in a pre-K classroom, working as a teacher's aide.

May 2, 2019

Dyslexic Students Find Love for Reading Through Competition

Dyslexic Students Find Love for Reading Through Competition

Students at the Nola Dunn Academy in Burleson won first place in the nation in the Great Reading Games competition.

Apr 30, 2019

Students Learn About Germany From Traveling Museum

Students Learn About Germany From Traveling Museum

The WunderBus is designed for students to get information about studying abroad, working abroad and visiting Germany.

Apr 25, 2019

Student-Run Newscast Wins Best in Southwest

Student-Run Newscast Wins Best in Southwest

Students at Northwest High School learn mechanics of operating an award-winning TV newscast, preparing them to excel in journalism programs.

Apr 16, 2019

Students Help Dallas Harley-Davidson Shop in Competition

Students Help Dallas Harley-Davidson Shop in Competition

Wayne Carter is in the classroom at Garland ISD's Gilbreath-Reed Career Technical Center to see how the students are preparing for a future in mechanics.

Apr 15, 2019

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.

Apr 15, 2019

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.

Mar 26, 2019

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.

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Meet Wayne

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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