North Carolina is a very diverse state in many ways. Explore the links below to learn more about the state, its people, geography, and schools.
North Carolina’s population has grown more than sixteen percent in the past ten years and ranks ninth among the states in population.
More than 10 percent of North Carolina’s population has a native language other than English. Visit the websites below to learn about programs in NC to help English language learners succeed.
North Carolina’s geography is as diverse as its people. From its 300 miles of pristine beaches along the Coastal Plain, the rolling hills and beautiful old-growth hardwood forests in the Piedmont, and the beauty of the Smoky Mountains in the west, North Carolina boasts one of the most geographically diverse states in the nation.
North Carolina provides opportunities for school districts to offer new approaches to education through innovative schools. Visit the sites below to learn how these schools are organized and supported.