And those students are likely to take their engagement beyond the academy.
They're cheaper and quicker than earning a bachelor's degree. When students complete their courses, jobs will likely be waiting for them.
The author of a new book explains why value is a key to helping teenagers thrive in high school and beyond.
About one in three students are chronically absent, double the number before the pandemic.
A power plant in the offing will need trained workers to build and operate it. A local college has the first power-line program in the state.
Some schools are creating college programs for adults who've finished one career — and may want to use their past experience to give back to their communities.
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is piloting autonomous transit with vehicles in a project that could take students to and from the historically Black university to downtown Greensboro by the fall.
National reading and math scores are way down. But school leaders say it can be hard to put all that money toward instruction.
"We are scrambling as a school, as a district" to catch up kids and address mental health needs, Jessica Gomez of Southern California says.
Some schools are using their COVID relief funds to upgrade heating and cooling systems, including installing air conditioning.