Tuesday, May 1, 2018

myFutureNC is a statewide commission with a focus on improving educational attainment and economic opportunities for all North Carolinians. They will be in Pinehurst on May 3rd from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. at the Owens Auditorium at Sandhills Community College located at 3395 Airport Rd, Pinehurst, NC 28374. RSVP here: https://www.ednc.org/pinehurst/

Afterward, we will host a gathering for teachers and parents to lift up their voices at Southern Pines Brewing in Pinehurst. For more information click here: https://www.ednc.org/southernpines

The Joint Legislative Education Oversight Committee meets today at 10 a.m. in 643 LOB. EducationNC’s Liz Bell will be there. The agenda can be found here.

The bi-annual planning and work session of the State Board of Education starts today at 12:15 p.m. EducationNC’s Alex Granados will be there. The agenda can be found here.

  • See which Wake County elementary school and teacher were named the best in the nation

    The News & Observor | 04/30/2018

  • "I guess I never really dreamed of going to college."

    CBS News | 04/29/2018

  • More local flexibility could boost return on education dollars

    Carolina Journal | 05/01/2018

  • At least half of principals 'extremely concerned' about students' use of social media

    Education Dive | 05/01/2018

  • New Hanover school board mulls new bond, redistricting

    Star Online News | 04/30/2018

  • For early participants of Girls Who Code, the program's impact is indelible

    Ed Scoop | 04/30/2018

  • Figures show funds still lag for schools, teacher pay

    The Daily Reflector | 04/30/2018

  • Education Summit

    The Atlantic | 05/01/2018

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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