Voices & Stories

Elevating Teacher & Student Voices

In Your Words

We provide a platform where students and educators can exchange ideas, share experiences and inspire others by telling your own personal stories about education, what it means to you, and why it's so mission critical for the future of the Charlotte region.

the yearbook

Read more about how our dedicated CMS teachers and students conquered many different types of pandemic challenges in pursuit of education.

teacher talks

When teachers talk, we listen. Watch CMS teachers deliver a variety of life lessons right alongside school lessons in this TED Talk-style lecture series.

made in cms

Hear first-person stories from members of the Charlotte community about their favorite experiences growing up in the CMS school system.

news & events

Visit our digital newsroom to stay up-to-date on the latest events, fundraising priorities, program updates, ways the community can get involved, and more.


stay connected

Subscribe to email updates from the CMS Foundation to stay connected to our community of teachers, students, parents, and other schoolanthropists like you who are making an impact in education.