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Carter in the Classroom

Carter in the Classroom

A continuing series on education in North Texas

Aug 12, 2019

Students Start School Preparing for Int'l Competition

Students Start School Preparing for Int'l Competition

The first day of school Monday was intense for high school students in Garland ISD who are preparing to compete against business professionals in a design competition next month.

May 9, 2019

Students Stack Cups and Find Success on STAAR Tests

Students Stack Cups and Find Success on STAAR Tests

A sport stacking exercise that started in a school gym, may be helping students improve concentration and better perform in the classroom.

Apr 9, 2019

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.

Mar 21, 2019

Students Reading to Help Others Have Food to Eat

Students Reading to Help Others Have Food to Eat

Some second graders in Garland have read thousands of books in the past few months — all with a very specific goal in mind: helping others.

Mar 7, 2019

Sachse School Finds Success With 'Recharge Period'

Sachse School Finds Success With 'Recharge Period'

Hudson Middle School is helping students find a passion, and get extra help when they need it through recharge period.

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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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