Wednesday, March 21, 2018

March 19-28 is Students@Work, a 10-day blitz aimed at exposing middle schools students from across the state to real-world, business environments in their communities. Learn more here.

The House Select Committee on School Safety meets at 9am in 643 LOB. Audio is available so you can listen in.

There is a conference at Harvard on April 19, 2018 on learning from the long-term effects of school choice in America.

The myFutureNC Commission brings together leaders from business, education, government, nonprofits, and philanthropy to assess the state’s educational needs and devise a plan to meet them. The commission wants to hear from you at one of the listening sessions across the state over the next few months. The next one is in Raleigh on March 22. Find out more details and RSVP here.

  • Not all teens support gun control. GOP students say it's getting harder to speak out

    The Durham Herald Sun | 03/20/2018

  • Prepared Remarks by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos on FY19 Budget

    US Department of Education | 03/20/2018

  • What Gets Tested Gets Taught: Cautions for Using College Admissions Tests in State Accountability Systems

    Achieve | 03/13/2018

  • Can Wake County find a way to stop suspending so many elementary school students?

    The News & Observer | 03/20/2018

  • High School Course Access and Postsecondary STEM Enrollment and Attainment

    National Center for Analysis of Longitudinal Data in Education Research | 02/28/2018

  • Many students are unengaged in their learning—how schools can create opportunities for participation

    Brookings | 03/20/2018

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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