EdNC’s hit articles for September. Along with a side of hope.

#1 — by Rupen! “Long road of hurricane recovery ahead for Ocracoke School in Hyde County.”

#2 — by Alex! “Will North Carolina still have 58 community colleges in 10 years?”

#3 — by Alex!  “Gov. Cooper on veto override: ‘Republicans waged an assault on our democracy’”

#4 — by teacher Stuart Egan! “Perspective | This school system needs to get a better IDEA of how it treats students with special needs”

Alex will be at the NC State Board of Education meeting on Wednesday and Thursday this week. Follow him on Twitter @agranadoster for the latest updates.

The Burroughs Wellcome Fund PRISM Awards are open and due December 5. Take a look here.


  • In defense of nuance

    The Ford Foundation | 09/19/2019

  • 'We did it. We actually did it': Durham school named one of the best in the nation

    WRAL | 09/27/2019

  • Princeville: 20 years after Hurricane Floyd

    WNCT 9 | 09/17/2019

  • To hire more black teachers, some say Asheville must become a more attractive destination

    Asheville Citizen-Times | 09/23/2019

  • Does NC adequately prepare and test its teachers?

    NC Policy Watch | 09/27/2019

  • K-12 Education Legislative Update

    Public Schools of North Carolina | 09/27/2019

  • A new school year, a hurricane, a lesson in giving

    Duke Energy illumination | 09/18/2019

  • This series is worth a look | CHARLOTTESVILLE EDUCATION SUMMIT, 30 YEARS LATER

    The 74 | 09/29/2019

  • September 2019 From the Board Room

    Public Schools of North Carolina | 09/27/2019

  • It Takes a City: How the Portfolio Strategy Can Bring Schools, Districts, and Communities Together to Transform Special Education

    CRPE | 09/29/2019

  • The Iceberg Problem: How Assessment and Accountability Policies Cause Learning Gaps in Math to Persist Below the Surface....and What To Do About It

    New Classrooms | 09/29/2019

  • Helping Teachers Support ‘Whole Learners’: Going Beyond Academics to Foster Student Success

    The Bridgespan Group | 09/25/2019

  • The 21st Century Is Here: Is American Higher Education Prepared?

    Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges (AGB) | 09/27/2019


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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