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The Last Website For The State Of North Carolina

- www.ncpublicschools.org The last website to be evaluated comes from www.ncpublicschools.org. The site is maintained by the department of public instruction and the state board of education for the state of North Carolina. The home page has tabs for K-12 Curriculum, Testing, RTTT, Data & Statistics, Work 4 NC, Publication Sales, and Calendar. There are also drop down menus that cover Program Areas and Departments. On the left side of the main page, there are links to sign up for updates, Let 's Talk Requests & Feedback, The Message Graduate, North Carolina Report Cards, and an Education Directory....   [tags: Teacher, Profession, North Carolina, Education]

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Questions To Ask Before Hiring A North Carolina Private Investigator

- There are many reasons why an individual may have to hire a North Carolina private investigator. There are a vast majority of investigators that have previously been police officers or some that served in the military. They wanted to continue working in this type of field so they chose to become investigators. Most states require an investigator be licensed. When it comes to doing an investigation it is a lot of hard detailed work and most individuals would not be able to begin doing the detailed search involved in finding out the information needed....   [tags: North Carolina, Private Investigator, hiring,]

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Legalization of Marijuana in North Carolina

- Marijuana is an illegal drug in the state of North Carolina. In some states, such as California and Delaware, medical marijuana is legal. Washington State and Colorado have legalized medical marijuana and the recreational use for adults. As a North Carolinian, I believe that we should legalize it in the state of North Carolina, whether it is for medical or recreational use. We, as North Carolina citizens, should take in consideration that legalizing marijuana has legal issues and cost for the justice system, cost for our local, state, and federal government, and positive use of medical marijuana....   [tags: illegal drug, medicinal marijuana]

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Media And Politics Of North Carolina

- The new political battleground in American politics is bathrooms. North Carolina has been in the media lately for its controversial bathroom law, HB2. According to this law, transgender people must use bathrooms that are correspondent with their sex on their birth certificate. The state government has become so powerful it controls where transgender people go to the bathroom. Companies such as Paypal refuse to expand to North Carolina because of this outrageous law. North Carolina is not the only state that has enacted such laws....   [tags: Federal government of the United States]

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The Folk Potters of North Carolina

- Imagine you are watching someone spin a mysterious brown block on this odd contraption which they operate with their foot. Their hands are constantly touching it, shaping and forming it into something that you can’t quite tell what it is. They turn all of their concentration to make every single detail so precise. This is the beauty of pottery making. Some people find it hard to believe that a clump of sticky, dry, squishy, chalky dirt can be transformed into a beautiful vase, bowl or plate. Something ugly and old can be turned into something valuable and colorful....   [tags: Iron Oxide, Civil War]

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The Politics Of North Carolina

- North Carolina, a demographically changing state, has caused much competition between candidates during all U.S. Presidential Elections. The state is categorized as a battleground state, or most commonly referred to as, a swing state. Its inconstancy in voting primarily for the Democratic or Republican Party has caused it to be one of the ten known battleground states, meaning they have an equal chance of having a Republican or Democratic win. This opens opportunities for prospective Republican and Democratic candidates....   [tags: President of the United States, United States]

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North Carolina Disaster : Hurricanes

- Disaster Plan Location: Salisbury, Rowan, North Carolina Disaster: Hurricanes A hurricane is a type of tropical cyclone, the general term, which is used for hurricane, is known as a low-pressure system that forms in the tropics (FEMA). Thunderstorms and the Northern Hemisphere, a counterclockwise circulation of winds near the earth’s surface, can accompany a typical cyclone (FEMA). All Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico coastal areas are subject to hurricanes and other parts of the Southwest United States experiences heavy rains and floods each year from hurricanes that spawned off Mexico (FEMA)....   [tags: Tropical cyclone, Wind, Storm, Hurricane Katrina]

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The State Of North Carolina

- Reflecting on my eight year tenure in workforce development, policy actions or inactions have led to unintended consequences. The most recent example of this was a policy action taken by the North Carolina General Assembly (NCGA) in 2013 when it overhauled the unemployment insurance (UI) law. Though this law and policy change was indirectly related to workforce development programs, its effects are being felt now. In this essay I will outline the UI law change to include its rationale and the unintended consequences of the change....   [tags: Unemployment, Unemployment benefits, Recession]

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The University Of North Carolina

- The University of North Carolina (the “University”) has taken certain actions to address the academic scandal that came into light in 2011. The University’s African and Afro-American Studies (AFAM) Department was discovered giving “paper classes,” which allowed athletes to stay eligible in the NCAA (the “crisis”). The crisis has tarnished the University’s reputation not only internally, but also externally. Crisis management is a crucial aspect to regain public trust and its reputation. The University has successfully taken several steps to achieve these goals and minimize the damage....   [tags: Academia, Academic dishonesty, University]

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North Carolina Welcomes Visitors

- North Carolina has long played a central role in the history of the southern United States. Located along the Atlantic coastline, this state has contributed to the maritime commerce and economic development of the nation in ways that few states can match. With its historical contributions to aviation and maritime navigation, North Carolina has long lead the nation in many cutting-edge innovations. This forward-thinking leadership along with the state's awe-inspiring geography and the pioneering spirit of its people have given North Carolina a unique culture that any visitor is sure to enjoy....   [tags: Tourism]

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