Editor’s Picks

Monday, March 9, 2015


Flipping the classroom

I recently took a trip to Research Triangle High School in Raleigh. It’s a charter school that uses a flipped...


2013-2014 district and school demographics

This week’s maps look at the demographics of students during the 2013-14 school year. The maps show students by race...


Day 48 of the Convention

Monday, March 9, 1868  The Convention was called to order on Monday at 10 o’clock, Mr. Pres. Cowles in the...


EdNC: In-depth on Time Warner Cable News with Rob Boisvert

Each month, EdNC sits down with Rob Boisvert of Time Warner Cable News to discuss ed issues in-depth.  


McCrory’s budget includes funding for enrollment growth, new teaching jobs

The governor’s recommended budget is somewhat like the prologue of a long, meandering novel. It may give us a hint...

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Sunday, March 8, 2015

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Saturday, March 7, 2015


Day 47 of the Convention

Saturday, March 7, 1868 The Convention was called to order on Saturday at 10 o’clock, Mr. Pres. Cowles in the...


What it will take to buck trends, foster great teaching

This op-ed was originally published in The Charlotte Observer on February 20, 2015. Forty-five years ago, my mother became a teacher....

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Friday, March 6, 2015


Looking beyond the horizon — to 2060

Elected officials, especially lawmakers, regularly get denounced for short-range vision. And for sure, there’s some truth to the accusation that,...