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President Spellings to bring State of the University Address Tour to Wilmington

University of North Carolina System President Margaret Spellings will continue the 2018 State of the University Address Tour at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 21, 2018. The event, which is being hosted by UNC Wilmington and the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce, ...

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UNC System President Spellings launches State of the University Address Tour

“Pleased, but not satisfied” was University of North Carolina System President Margaret Spellings’ assessment of the System’s progress as she kicked off the 2018 State of the University Address Tour at UNC Charlotte’s Center City Campus.

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New report highlights need for reform and improvement in educator preparation programs

A new review released by the University of North Carolina System takes a close look at the System’s undergraduate teacher preparation programs with an eye toward effective literacy instruction. ...

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