Extra session of the N.C. General Assembly convenes today

The team at EducationNC extends our love and sympathy to the family of President Spangler. We appreciate and respect his public service to our students and our state.

The House and the Senate will convene today at noon.


  • C.D. Spangler Jr., former UNC president and Charlotte businessman, dies

    The Charlotte Observer | 07/23/2018

  • New Survey Shows a Majority of Business Leaders Believe U.S. Education ‘on the Wrong Track,’ Many Fear Poorly Performing Schools Could Harm Their Industries

    The 74 Million | 07/23/2018

  • 2018’s Most & Least Educated Cities in America: Durham-Chapel HIll ranks 4th

    WalletHub | 07/24/2018

  • Over 100 Teachers Are Running for State Office. Here’s What We Know About Them

    Education Week | 07/17/2018

  • Advice about how to raise the high school graduation rate — from students themselves: Here are 5 things that can help youth succeed

    The Hechinger Report | 07/23/2018

  • Frequent, short breaks: What are modified calendar schools?

    WRAL | 07/24/2018

  • Wake voters asked to OK bonds for schools, parks, Wake Tech

    WRAL | 07/23/2018

  • More central control is coming to CMS schools: What it means for kids, teachers.

    The Charlotte Observer | 07/20/2018

  • As school year begins, new Cumberland County superintendent emphasizes safety, graduation rate

    WRAL | 07/23/2018

  • What does civics education look like in America?

    Brookings | 07/23/2018


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