Monday, June 11, 2018

The Senate convenes at 1:30pm, and the House convenes at 7pm. 

The Program Evaluation Committee is meeting today at 1pm in LOB 544. The agenda says they will be discussing “Opportunities Exist to Enhance the Effectiveness of the Educator Preparation Program Data Reporting System.”

The Governor’s Education Cabinet is meeting Tuesday, and the Governor’s Commission on a Sound, Basic Education is meeting Wednesday.

The myFutureNC Commission will be in Kannapolis on June 14th. The commission will share information on its work at 2:30 pm, meet in small groups for discussion at 3:00 pm, and hold a panel discussion on the K-12 through community college perspective at 4:15 pm. RSVP for the afternoon’s listening session here.

After the listening session, EducationNC will be hosting a gathering at restaurant Forty Six. Doors open at 5:00 pm, with the event at 6:00 pmFood and drink will be provided. EdNC invites you to come talk with our Reach NC Voices team and tell us what “Attaining the Dream” in North Carolina means to you.


  • Unchartered Territory: A new kind of charter school could shake up the battle over school choice and segregation.

    US News & World Report | 06/04/2018

  • The Week Ahead in Education Politics: Senate Takes Up Defense Bill that Adds Protections for Military Kids, House Talks ‘Power of Charter Schools’ & More

    The 74 Million | 06/09/2018

  • Oklahoma externship pays teachers for hands-on experience in engineering and science

    The Hechinger Report | 06/07/2018

  • I went to Matthews schools, and I see the value of diversity

    The Charlotte Observer | 06/08/2018

  • N.C. teacher: Test score says the year was a dismal failure for my student — but it really was ‘a resounding success’

    The Washington Post | 06/08/2018

  • Nominee to Lead Civil Rights Work Under Betsy DeVos Confirmed by Senate

    Education Week | 06/07/2018

  • The Search for Diverse Schools That Perform

    The Wall Street Journal | 06/06/2018


    Bell Voices | 05/31/2018

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

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