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WUNC

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North Carolina Public Radio broadcasts on terrestrial radio at 91.5 FM in the Chapel Hill/Raleigh/Durham area, on 88.9 FM Manteo, serving the North East outer banks and coastal communities, and on 90.9 FM from Rocky Mount serving portions of "Down East" North Carolina and Sandhills. The station also streams 24/7 online in mp3, Windows Media and Real Audio.

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Caption: Morgan Manson and the other youth reporters were based at the American Tobacco campus all summer., Credit: Carol Jackson
Teens in North Carolina are using the term "thirsty" these days, and they don't mean that they need a drink. The term refers to a specific behavior...

  • Added: Feb 02, 2015
  • Length: 02:41
Caption: Lili Morales was a teen reporter at WUNC during the summer of 2014., Credit: Carol Jackson
Lili Morales is a senior at Northern High School in Durham, N.C. As a part of WUNC's Youth Radio Project, she reports on the federal Deferred Actio...

  • Added: Feb 02, 2015
  • Length: 02:43
Caption: Aysia Evans and her father
When I was 15, my father was sentenced to three months in prison. I was one of the 2.7 million Americans under 18 with a parent who’s incarcerated.

  • Added: Feb 02, 2015
  • Length: 04:20
Caption: Jamayah Parrish conducting an interview outside the WUNC Studios in Durham, Credit: Carol Jackson
Jamayah Parrish is a rising senior at Northern High School in Durham. As a part of WUNC's Youth Radio Project, she reports on teens who have found...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio


  • Added: Feb 02, 2015
  • Length: 02:35
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Emmanuel Johnson recording an interview., Credit: Carol Jackson
Emmanuel Johnson is a senior at Riverside High School in Durham, N.C. As a part of WUNC's Youth Radio Project, he reports on a changing neighborhoo...

Bought by XRAY.fm


  • Added: Feb 02, 2015
  • Length: 03:36
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: A student outside a teacher protest at EK Powe Elementary School in Durham, NC. , Credit: Dave DeWitt
This is The Year of the Teacher, a documentary from North Carolina Public Radio - WUNC looking back at an extraordinary year in public education in...

  • Added: Aug 13, 2014
  • Length: 50:28
Caption: Carice Sanchez, Credit: Dave DeWitt
Dave DeWitt profiles Eric and Carice Sanchez, co-directors of Henderson Collegiate, a charter school in North Carolina.

  • Added: Apr 10, 2014
  • Length: 04:06
Caption: Teacher Julie Reeves and her daughter, Abby., Credit: Dave DeWitt
Dave DeWitt profiles a virtual teacher in North Carolina.

  • Added: Apr 10, 2014
  • Length: 04:33
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Dave DeWitt explores the many ideas floating around North Carolina on how to pay the best teachers more money.

Bought by WAMC


  • Added: Apr 10, 2014
  • Length: 06:45
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The North Carolina Educator Effectiveness and Compensation Task Force., Credit: Dave DeWitt
Dave DeWitt reports on North Carolina moving to a "value-added" stats model to evaluate and compensate teachers.

  • Added: Apr 10, 2014
  • Length: 06:38
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As part of the North Carolina teacher Project, Dave DeWitt takes a look at how we evaluate the state’s 95,000 public school teachers.

  • Added: Apr 10, 2014
  • Length: 06:56
Caption: The public hearing on the proposed teacher contracts did not draw a large crowd., Credit: Dave DeWitt
Teachers in North Carolina are fighting back against lawmakers who eliminated tenure and are replacing it with a merit-based pay system.

  • Added: Jan 23, 2014
  • Length: 03:42
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Teach For America began as a Princeton student’s undergraduate thesis – to train high-achieving college students to teach for two years in classroo...

  • Added: Dec 13, 2013
  • Length: 04:12
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Teach For America core members make up less than one percent of North Carolina’s 95-thousand or so teachers. But the organization has filled a cruc...

  • Added: Dec 13, 2013
  • Length: 05:30
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North Carolina teachers come from a wide variety of educational backgrounds. Many are trained in one of the state’s two-dozen or so university unde...

  • Added: Dec 13, 2013
  • Length: 03:51
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Educators, reformers, and lawmakers all say the same thing: putting a talented, effective teacher in every classroom is a priority. Research shows ...

Bought by WTJU


  • Added: Dec 13, 2013
  • Length: 04:04
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Jim Potter, Credit: Dave DeWitt
When the North Carolina Legislature passed a comprehensive package of education reforms this past summer, teachers protested in the streets. Earlie...

  • Added: Dec 03, 2013
  • Length: 07:15
Caption: William Campbell on his first day integrating Raleigh City Schools. , Credit:  NC Museum of History
The profession of teaching has come a long way in North Carolina. From one-room schoolhouses, through segregation and integration, through economic...

Bought by WTJU


  • Added: Dec 03, 2013
  • Length: 08:55
  • Purchases: 1
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2013 has been a historic year for public education in North Carolina. For one, the state achieved its highest ever high school graduation rate. Bu...

  • Added: Dec 03, 2013
  • Length: 07:42
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Hosted by Dick Gordon, this program talks about what’s happening with the drop-out rate in the country. More kids are staying in school but those n...

Bought by KUNM, KTSW 89.9, WNIJ, KUHF, Spokane Public Radio and more


  • Added: Sep 16, 2013
  • Length: 51:26
  • Purchases: 14