Thursday, August 20, 2015

Newsweek released its 2015 list of America’s top high schools.


Here are some different takes on The 74 Million’s education summit held yesterday in New Hampshire:

VIDEO RECAP: Watch Bush, Christie, Fiorina, Jindal, Kasich and Walker Talk K-12 at the NH Education Summit, The 74 Million

GOP Presidential Candidates Dive Deep Into Education Policy at Online Event, Education Week

The Republican Primary Candidates’ Daylong School-Choice Lovefest, Schooled: Slate

GOP candidates attend education summit in New Hampshire, FOX News

G.O.P. Hopefuls Display Differences on Education, The New York Times

On Education, Republican Candidates Retreat From National Standards, Newsweek




  • New Poll Offers News Both Heartening and Glum for Education Reformers

    EducationNext | 08/20/2015

  • Teacher Retention Rates Are Up, Not Down

    EducationNext | 08/20/2015

  • Save the Children Spends Millions to Make Early Ed Campaign Issue

    Education Week | 08/18/2015

  • As Budget Battle Looms, Education Department Warns Against Early-Ed. Cuts

    Education Week | 08/17/2015

  • Racism in the classroom: the "soft bigotry of low expectations" is just regular bigotry

    Vox | 08/19/2015

  • The Town That Decided to Send All Its Kids to College

    The Atlantic | 08/18/2015

  • MSNBC Airs Softball Interview With Anti-Union Activist Campbell Brown

    The Huffington Post | 08/19/2015

  • Dare we take a risk on children’s education? Dare we avoid it?

    The Charlotte Observer | 08/19/2015

  • Alamance-Burlington School System scrutinizes block scheduling

    AP: The Greensboro News & Record | 08/19/2015

  • DPS chief L'Homme: Teachers are valued in Durham

    The Durham Herald-Sun | 08/19/2015

  • Parent of reassigned student: I'm not happy but we adjust

    WRAL | 08/19/2015

  • Wake schools are growing separate and unequal

    The News & Observer | 08/19/2015

  • Six trends that highlight waning state support for public education

    NC Policy Watch | 08/18/2015

  • Weakening public education huge risk to NC business climate

    The News & Observer | 08/18/2015

These are the sources EdNC checks every day: The New York Times, Education Week, The Washington Post, The Hechinger Report, Inside Higher Ed, Education Next, Vox, Governing, NPR Ed, The News & Observer and Wake Ed Blog, The Charlotte Observer, Carolina Public Press, The Asheville Citizen-Times, The Winston-Salem Journal, The Fayetteville Observer, The Greenville Daily Reflector, Wilmington-Star News, The Hickory Daily Record, The Durham Herald-Sun, The Greensboro News & Record, The Lexington Dispatch, FOX Breaking News, WRAL, WUNC Radio, The Associated Press, State Government Radio, The Governor’s News, The Lieutenant Governor’s News, The N.C. General Assembly’s News, DPI’s News, The Carolina Journal, NC Policy Watch, and NC SPIN. If you have a source you’d like us to consider or an article you think needs to be included, email

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