Early colleges, the start of a new session, and more

Don’t miss this week EdNC’s Liz Bell as she reports on early colleges across North Carolina, known officially as Cooperative Innovative High Schools. You can find Liz on Twitter @llizabell.

The N.C. General Assembly convenes on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at noon. Get to know the new website. Follow EdNC’s Alex Granados on Twitter @agranadoster for the latest in ed news as the long session unfolds.

The N.C. State Board of Education will meet on Wednesday and Thursday.

On Thursday at 9:30, U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue will deliver his annual “State of American Business” address, highlighting pro-growth policies that enable workers, families, and businesses to pursue their American dreams, says the website.


  • LESLIE BONEY: As nation splinters, NC efforts are bringing us together

    The Charlotte Observer | 01/06/2019

  • This Week In Education Politics: Navigating the Shutdown, New School Cases Possibly Headed to SCOTUS, Superintendents of the Year & More

    The 74 Million | 01/06/2019

  • Education Statistics: Facts About American Schools

    Education Week | 01/04/2019

  • ‘Sleep is optional’: Academic boot camp prepares first-generation college students

    The Hechinger Report and The Washington Post | 01/06/2019

  • F.D.A. Accuses Juul and Altria of Backing Off Plan to Stop Youth Vaping

    The New York Times | 01/04/2019

  • Vaping is an epidemic among teens

    The Greensboro News & Record | 01/03/2019

  • "Students will have greater influence in 2019 even as high-stakes tests and other traditional tools persist: K12 education paves its own path"

    District Administration | 01/04/2019

  • JUSTIN PARMENTER: Five things lawmakers can do for public education in 2019

    The Charlotte Observer | 01/05/2019

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