North Carolina Connections Academy News May 11, 2017 — NCCA Superintendent Nathan Currie explains the school's curriculum, online learning model and the types of students who attend the online school in The Independent Tribune May 9, 2017 — WWAY-TV stops by an NCCA information session—hear from math teacher Nathalie Morse about the benefits of an individualized online program April 27, 2017 — NCCA student Mia Keegan uses the flexibility of online school to participate in her local Air Force Civil Patrol auxiliary program. Learn more about Mia in the Wilmington Journal April 17, 2017 — NCCA Superintendent Nathan Currie answers questions about virtual school in Rowan County. Learn more in the Rowan Free Press March 25, 2017 — North Carolina Superintendent Mark Johnson visits NCCA, reports the Rowan Free Press February 24, 2017 — NCCA math teacher Kris Yerkie discusses how students can BREAK barriers to get college ready in this LinkedIn article February 19, 2017 — NCCA students and staff deliver needed items to a local Boys & Girls Club. Hear from teacher Corey English in the Rocky Mount Telegram February 7, 2017 — NCCA Principal Nathan Currie discusses NC virtual charter schools reporting lower withdrawal rates, after change in legislation. Learn more in WRAL November 8, 2016 — NCCA student Timmy Richardson will lead Macy’s Band during 90th anniversary Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, reports The Triangle Tribune November 8, 2016 — North Carolina Connections Academy Expands Administrative Roles, Adds Superintendent and Hires New Principal for Middle Grades August 4, 2016 — NCCA teacher Nathalie Morse discusses the variety of students served by online school during this WNCT interview June 27, 2016 — New Survey: Majority of Americans feel K-12 students, families should be able to choose tuition-free online learning options to meet student needs June 11, 2016 — NCCA receives high marks on the Teacher Working Conditions Survey, reports the Rowan Free Press April 9, 2016 — NCCA teacher Brooke Baucom is named North Carolina Connections Academy Teacher of the Year, reports the Rowan Free Press March 11, 2016 — NCCA students participate in the North Carolina Science Olympiad event, reports the Greensboro News & Record March 3, 2016 — Statewide Virtual Public School Hosts NC Children’s Book Author Anna Browning for Online Read Across America Event March 1, 2016 — North Carolina Connections Academy Opens Enrollment for 2016-17 School Year February 23, 2016 — Digital Learning Training Enhances Skills for Online Teachers & Staff: North Carolina Connections Academy Teachers Train at NC Center for the Advancement of Teaching January 17, 2016 — NCCA Learning Coach Jessica VanDeven discusses how the online school best meets the needs of her gifted student Canaan during this Community Matters interview January 17, 2016 — NCCA student and political activist Madison Kimrey discusses how the school's flexible program allows her to work ahead of her traditional grade level and travel to the White House! Learn more on Community Matters November 17, 2015 — NCCA holds ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration for K-9 enrolled families October 27, 2015 — NCCA is a great education option for the Ratcliff family! Learning Coach Jennifer and Principal Nathan Currie discuss benefits of the state's new virtual school in Carolina Parent October 20, 2015 — NCCA provides a quality, flexible education for families across the state! The Hyso family and Principal Nathan Currie discuss the start of the state's new virtual school and its many benefits for students on Carolina Impact September 13, 2015 — NCCA Principal Nathan Currie comments on the benefits of virtual school for parents statewide in this Star News piece August 28, 2015 — NCCA student Eli Clodfelter, teachers, and Principal Nathan Currie discuss logging in to the state's new online school during this WUNC segment August 25, 2015 — NCCA student Morgan Heath has big plans post education! Morgan and Learning Coach Barbara discuss the family's experience in the new virtual school on WECT August 16, 2015 — NCCA staff prepares for school's first day! Principal Nathan Currie and teachers discuss the school's approach to learning and reasons why families may choose this education option in the Salisbury Post August 12, 2015 — North Carolina Connections Academy Teachers Train for First Day of School August 9, 2015 — NCCA is gearing up for the first day of school! Principal Nathan Currie and Learning Coach Jennifer Ratcliff discuss benefits of the online program in this News & Observer article July 27, 2015 — NCCA prospective parent Angela Brann and Connections representative Elizabeth Palmer discuss the benefits of enrolling in the online school during an interview with WNCT June 10, 2015 — North Carolina Connections Academy, State’s Newest Fully Virtual Charter School, Names Nathan Currie Principal March 3, 2015 — North Carolina Connections Academy Opens Initial Enrollment Period for the 2015–16 School Year February 5, 2015 — North Carolina Connections Academy Approved to Open in the 2015-2016 School Year January 28, 2015 — NCCA Board Chair Bryan Setser joins the John Locke Foundation's National Choice School Week panel to discuss the changing landscape of education options available to families throughout the state.