Proud Father and Son Shed Tears of Gratitude for Their School (VIDEO) The tear-streaked faces of Rasan Portlock and his 10-year-old son, Ryheim, bring to light the poignant significance of a good education. Their interview is part of a segment conducted by NBC’s education correspondent Rehema Ellis at Devonshire Elementary in Charlotte as part of a series on race, poverty, and education for NBC’s Today Show.
June 13, 2013 - Takepart.com via Yahoo! News
Two pioneers of CMS urban reform retire Two principals who played pioneering roles in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools’ urban reform movement – Suzanne Gimenez at Devonshire Elementary and Arlene Harris at Billingsville Elementary – are retiring this summer.
June 12, 2013 - The Charlotte Observer