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.

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Black and white illustration of Giovanni da Verrazzano.

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Black and white illustration of Giovanni da Verrazzano, a Florentine explorer who sailed on behalf of France. Verrazzano explored the Atlantic coast of North America in 1524, sailing between South Carolina and Newfoundland.