How is rural America feeding their students while out of school? One church in Duplin County, enacted its summer food program two months ahead of schedule to provide meals for students in need. Want the big kicker? They adapted the program to also keep local restaurants afloat. Learn how here.
Save the date! Public Schools First NC is hosting a conversation about racism in our schools. Dr. Terrance Ruth — writer for EdNC, former principal, and now NSCU professor — will be participating on June 30, 7-8pm. Details to follow.
Education rarely has a lurid moment—what political scientists call a “focusing event”—that, while horrific, can draw attention to an issue and mobilize action.... Read the rest