K-12 Teaching and Learning From the UNC School of Education

LEARN NC was a program of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Education from 1997 – 2013. It provided lesson plans, professional development, and innovative web resources to support teachers, build community, and improve K-12 education in North Carolina. Learn NC is no longer supported by the School of Education – this is a historical archive of their website.

Antebellum homes and plantations

Latta Plantation

The mansion at Latta Plantation was built in 1796 and is modeled on the two-story Federal style house that was popular in the late eighteenth century. Latta plantation is located in Mecklenburg county, North Carolina. During the antebellum period, the Latta family owned approximately 700 acres and 34 slaves, which made Latta an average size plantation.

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