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North Carolina thinking skills
Model of thinking skills adopted by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction in 1994. Lists seven levels of thinking skills from simplest to most complex: knowledge, organizing, applying, analyzing, generating, integrating, and evaluating.
North Carolina Department of Public Instruction
The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction administers the policies adopted by the State Board of Education and offers instructional, financial, technological, and personnel support to all public school systems in the state.

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Mars Hill College in Mars Hill, North Carolina
Mars Hill College in Mars Hill, North Carolina
This is Mars Hill College in Mars Hill, North Carolina. It is located about fifteen miles north of Asheville. It is a private liberal arts school affiliated with the North Carolina Baptist Convention. The college was founded in 1856. Originally, it was named...
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The old-fashioned soda shop at Mars Hill College
The old-fashioned soda shop at Mars Hill College
This is an old-fashioned soda shop at Mars Hill College in Mars Hill, North Carolina. Mars Hill College is located about fifteen miles north of Asheville. It is a private liberal arts school affiliated with the North Carolina Baptist Convention. The college...
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A timeline of North Carolina colleges (1766–1861)
In North Carolina in the New Nation, page 5.12
Brief information about the more than thirty private colleges established in North Carolina before the Civil War.
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A timeline of North Carolina colleges and universities, 1865–1900
In North Carolina in the New South, page 4.1
Timeline of colleges and universities founded in North Carolina between the end of the Civil War and the turn of the twentieth century.
Format: timeline
By Jill Molloy.
North Carolina debates evolution
In North Carolina in the early 20th century, page 6.5
The nationwide debate over the teaching of evolution in public schools came to North Carolina in the 1920s. The debate pitted religious leaders against educators and culminated in the Poole Bill, a proposed law that would have prohibited the teaching of evolution in the state's schools but was defeated in the General Assembly.
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Hysteria in Wilmington
In North Carolina in the New Nation, page 9.8
Excerpt from the diary of Moses Ashley Curtis, a Wilmington tutor. Curtis describes the response of Wilmington residents to the threat of a slave insurrection in September, 1831, after Nat Turner's Rebellion. Includes historical commentary.
Format: diary/primary source
Reclaiming sacred ground: How Princeville is recovering from the flood of 1999
In Recent North Carolina, page 5.13
Before Hurricane Floyd, the rest of the state and the nation knew little about Princeville and its legacy. The drama of the flood changed that; everybody seems to be asking about the old black town now. Cemeteries always have stories to tell. They speak the...
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By Victor E. Blue.