Teacher's aide Elizabeth Young (left) asks a question of her students during an English lesson at the Maureen Joy Charter School in Durham, N.C. on Dec. 20, 2016. A new state report praises Maureen Joy for its academic success on state exams with economically disadvantaged students.
Teacher's aide Elizabeth Young (left) asks a question of her students during an English lesson at the Maureen Joy Charter School in Durham, N.C. on Dec. 20, 2016. A new state report praises Maureen Joy for its academic success on state exams with economically disadvantaged students. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com
Teacher's aide Elizabeth Young (left) asks a question of her students during an English lesson at the Maureen Joy Charter School in Durham, N.C. on Dec. 20, 2016. A new state report praises Maureen Joy for its academic success on state exams with economically disadvantaged students. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com