November 15, 2011. Mooresville, NC.. Ms. Thompson, a 4th grade math teacher at East Mooresville Intermediate School, helps a student with a math tutorial on her school issued laptop. Much of the class consists of computer based exercises which allows the teacher to help students individually.. The Mooresville school system has become nationally known for being on the cutting edge of using technology as an educational tool. Starting in 3rd grade, each student is issued their own laptop that they will use in class and at home to further their learning.