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Perspective | UNC lab schools engage students in STEM

Welcome to our monthly feature on EducationNC called the NC STEM ScoreCard, written in partnership with the NC Science, Mathematics,...

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Here’s what NC principals said about principal pay, teacher-principal relationships, and more

Recently, Education Week ran a survey about the principal-teacher relationship, and the Pew Research Center ran a survey about the trust Americans have in...

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Perspective | 2019: A recap of the year in NC education

From the controversy around reading assessment tools to the release of a court-ordered report on school funding, 2019 has been...

Welcome to 2020! Here’s what you missed over the holidays…

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Some New Year’s resolutions for a state that gives a damn about education

Innovation often starts with a disruptive question. What is the purpose of education now, what will it be in 2040,...

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What’s happened with principals in the last 5 years

Research indicates that the teacher is the most important factor in a student’s success, and the most important factor in...

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North Carolina rethinks how to train teachers on reading instruction

A group of education leaders and experts met for the first time Friday to decide how to better prepare teachers...

From all of us at EdNC, happy holidays y’all!

North Carolina Department of Public Instruction Awarded $3.4 Million in federal restart funds to help schools affected by Hurricane Dorian

The following is a press release from NC Public Schools Today The U.S. Department of Education notified NC Superintendent Mark Johnson that...

This school district’s three early colleges meet local needs and share community bond

Community colleges began in the basements of high schools, Amanda Rhea says as she’s navigating traffic en route to one...

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How do we achieve big goals in education? Community colleges are working on solutions.

North Carolina has seen a lot of effort dedicated to statewide conversations around education in recent years. Commissions. Court-ordered reports....

How a Pitt County early college cultivates success despite disadvantage

In most schools across the state, poverty is highly correlated with academic performance. But Pitt County Early College High School,...