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In Summer 2012, UNC-TV interviewed teachers from a variety of schools to gather their thoughts on what can be done to stem the tide of students dropping out. These short video clips will give viewers an insider's look into the problems and solutions going on in our North Carolina schools.

Sylvia Miller: Biggest Challenge
Computer and Technology teacher Sylvia Miller of CS Brown High School in Winton, NC explains her biggest challenge in the classroom.



Sherman Sumpter: Success

Math teacher Sherman Sumpter of Cross Creek Early College High School in Fayetteville, NC explains his greatest succes as a teacher.



Jermaine White: Dropout
Business and Technology teacher Jermaine White of STAR Academy in Lillington, NC answers the question, "What is the most common reason students drop out of school?"



Sherman Sumpter: Change

Math teacher Sherman Sumpter of Cross Creek Early College High School in Fayetteville, NC explains the one thing he would change about American education.



Jermaine White: Change

Business and Technology teacher Jermaine White of STAR Academy in Lillington, NC explains the one thing he would change about American education.



Rosalie Marcader: Biggest Challenge

Math teacher Rosalie Marcader of C.S. Brown High School in Winton, NC explains her biggest challenge in the classroom.



Sherman Sumpter: Expectations

Math teacher Sherman Sumpter of Cross Creek Early College High School in Fayetteville, NC explains how he introduces high expectations to his students.



Rosalie Marcader: Success
Math teacher Rosalie Marcader of CS Brown High School in Winton, NC explains her greatest succes as a teacher.



Sylvia Miller: Teachers Prevent Dropout

Teacher Sylvia Miller answers the questions, "How can teachers help students who are at risk of dropping out stay in school?"



Sylvia Miller: High Expectations
Computer and Technology teacher Sylvia Miller of CS Brown High School in Winton, NC explains how she introduces high expectations to her students.



Sylvia Miller: Change

Computer and Technology teacher Sylvia Miller of CS Brown High School in Winton, NC explains the one thing she would change about American education.



Jermaine White: Success

Business and Technology teacher Jermaine White of STAR Academy in Lillington, NC explains his greatest succes as a teacher.