Coverage of EdNC’s blitz on media outlets across NC!

Please follow along our travels for our blitz of community colleges across North Carolina on Twitter @Awake58NC and Instagram @Awake58 in real time, using the #Awake58 hashtag. You can also text AWAKE to 73224 to follow along with us there.

Today Mebane will be doing an in-depth interview about the blitz and our community colleges with Rob Boisvert on Spectrum News, and then she will be live tweeting President Peter Hans interview with Chris William on Carolina Business Review! Follow her on Twitter at @Mebane_Rash.

Caroline is at Brunswick Community College, Liz at Pamlico Community College, Robert at Sampson Community College and then James Sprunt Community College, Nancy at Piedmont Community College, Alex at Randolph Community College, Yasmin at Guilford Technical Community College, Nation and Bryan at Western Piedmont Community College and Wilkes Community College, and Analisa at Southwestern Community College.

Thanks to The Daily Courier in Forest City for picking up our article on Isothermal Community College, the Monroe Enquirer Journal for covering our visit to South Piedmont Community College, and the Lenoir News-Topic for covering Nation’s visit back home and the community college’s in his region.


  • The 5 Ways DeVos’s Reported New Title IX Rules Would Change Sex Assault Investigations

    The 74 Million | 08/29/2018

  • Rowan-Salisbury school board votes to end kindergarten assessments in district’s first renewal decision

    The Salisbury Post | 08/28/2018

  • Ethics questions raised on DPI’s $6 million iPad purchase

    NC Policy Watch | 08/30/2018

  • Carteret Co. schools covering opioid crisis and mental health in curriculum

    Spectrum News | 08/28/2018

  • 50-State Comparison: State Policies on School Discipline

    Education Commission of the States | 08/28/2018

  • HOW STATES ACROSS THE COUNTRY ARE DEALING WITH TEACHER SHORTAGES

    Pacific Standard | 08/29/2018

  • ‘You don’t poke the lion:’ CMS vote renews calls to break up the school system

    The Charlotte Observer | 08/29/2018


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 mrash@ednc.org.


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