Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Over at The Washington Post’s Grade Point blog, another perspective weighs in on improving the college admission process for low-income students. For more background, check out EdNC’s story on the The Coalition for Access, Affordability and Success’ alternative application process set to roll out in 2016.

  • College enrollment rates are dropping, especially among low-income students

    The Washington Post | 11/24/2015

  • The New ESEA Will Help America’s High Achievers, But Only If States Rise to the Challenge

    Education Next | 11/24/2015

  • Louisiana Election Results Cloud Future of Common Core, Vouchers, Charters

    Education Week | 11/23/2015

  • Thanksgiving Inspiration for America's Teachers

    Education Week | 11/24/2015

  • The venerable spork’s days are numbered as school cafeterias move on

    The Washington Post | 11/24/2015

  • Newark may signify school dysfunction, but its successful education technology plan just won a national award

    The Hechinger Report | 11/25/2015

  • A Mother Hangs Her Hopes On A New High School

    nprED | 11/24/2015

  • What Happens When Students Create Their Own Curriculum?

    The Atlantic | 11/23/2015

  • Congress Prepares to Launch a New Era in Education Policy

    The Atlantic | 11/25/2015

  • Poll probes diversity attitudes in CMS, Wake and 3 other districts

    The Charlotte Observer | 11/25/2015

  • Committee lists skills it wants in community college system president

    The News & Observer | 11/23/2015

  • NC ACLU Warns Charter School Of LGBTQ Discrimination

    WUNC | 11/24/2015

  • McCrory: N.C. Will Oppose Transgender Bathroom Lawsuit

    Carolina Journal Online | 11/25/2015

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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