• Competing sides remain divided over details of school reopening

    Competing sides remain divided over details of school reopening
    Friday, March 5, 2021

    State Board of Ed weighs in as vetoed Senate bill remains in limbo

    As state Democrats and Republicans both push to reopen schools for in-person instruction, they appear as divided as ever over the common goal.

    The parties are in a fight over Senate Bill 37, which would require all districts to provide an in-person learning option. Gov. Roy Cooper, a Democrat, vetoed ...