Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Remember our series on paid internships? Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin just set a goal for apprenticeships to help address her state’s skills gap.  Read more here.

Today at 10:30 there will be a live webcast on “Close to Home: How Opioids are Impacting Communities,” a Joint Subcommittee meeting on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education and Higher Education and Workforce Development. Here is how to watch.

  • Can Hot Wheels Change the Way We Teach STEM?

    FutureEd | 11/01/2017

  • Betsy DeVos lauds innovative teaching practices at awards ceremony

    The Washington Post | 11/07/2017

  • SPECIAL REPORT Willing, able and forgotten: U.S. education system is failing students with special needs

    The Hechinger Report | 11/04/2017

  • A GAME Can you improve your college's rankings without discriminating against the poor?

    Vox | 11/01/2017

  • CMS is still suspending disruptive kindergarteners. But the numbers are way down

    The Charlotte Observer | 11/07/2017

  • CMS suspension numbers show disparity between black and white students

    WBTV | 11/03/2017

  • Virtual charter schools were an experiment in NC. Should they continue to stay open?

    The News & Observer | 11/07/2017

  • Shaking Up the Decision-Making Channels in Postsecondary Education

    ECS | 11/01/2017

  • Festivals can spark math interests in children, families

    EducationDive | 11/08/2017

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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