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Looking back, looking ahead: Reflections from Bridge

EdNC is your bridge between schools and communities, philanthropists, newsmakers, policy shapers and policy makers, connecting practice to policy for...

 

Reconnecting North Carolinians to their communities

What is the biggest issue facing North Carolina today? That’s the question Leslie Boney, director of NC State’s Institute for...

 

The role of government and philanthropy in education

For many in the education space, Joel Fleishman and Tom Lambeth need no introduction. Lambeth is the director emeritus of...

 

Meeting community college students’ basic needs

If there’s one idea in the education space I’ve heard more than any other this past year, it’s this: students...

 

Having the difficult conversations

It’s easy to claim that the left and right sides of our political spectrum are hopelessly divided. Taking action to...

 

Bright spots that boost attainment

Last year, I had the pleasure of traveling across North Carolina with Anita Brown-Graham, a professor at the UNC School...

 

Leandro and myFutureNC commission members talk goals, implementation at Bridge

Two groups in North Carolina, formed for different reasons, are thinking big-picture about the state’s educational continuum and reimagining how...

 

Statewide leaders discuss readiness and attainment at Bridge

The leaders of different educational systems in North Carolina, state legislators, and Lieutenant Governor Dan Forest all spoke at EducationNC’s...

 

Policies in focus: Building better early childhood systems and the importance of school leadership

During Bridge, participants heard from experts on early childhood and school leadership during policy breakout sessions. Mandy Ableidinger, policy and...

 

Louisiana and Tennessee education leaders share reform strategies at Bridge

During Bridge, participants heard from education leaders in two states, Louisiana and Tennessee, that have pursued innovative reform strategies that...

 

Learning from students, teachers, and school leaders in Guilford County

On the second day of Bridge, participants had the chance to visit schools across the educational continuum in Guilford County...

 

Innovating with students: The North Phillips School of Innovation

Earlier this year, EdNC’s Robert Kinlaw created a short documentary called “We Drive It” — a look inside the North...