Wednesday, October 28, 2015

NAEP results were released today. Here is the snapshot for NC for math grade 4. Here is the snapshot for NC for math grade 8. Here is the snapshot for NC for reading grade 4. Here is the snapshot for NC for reading grade 8. Here is the main website for the release. There will be a national webinar today at 10am to discuss the results.

  • Nationwide Test Shows Dip in Students’ Math Abilities

    The New York Times | 10/28/2015

  • Math NAEP Scores Drop for 4th and 8th Grades

    Education Week | 10/28/2015

  • U.S. student performance slips on national test

    The Washington Post | 10/28/2015

  • Cyber Charters Have 'Overwhelming Negative Impact,' CREDO Study Finds

    Education Week | 10/27/2015

  • If the Obama Administration Wants Fewer Tests, It Will Have to Give Up On Test-Based Teacher Evaluations

    Education Next | 10/28/2015

  • Will STEM Education Be The Child Left Behind?

    nprEd | 10/28/2015

  • To the future and beyond: A new class of innovative schools joins a growing network of educators who share best practices

    The Hechinger Report | 10/28/2015

  • How teacher-training programs are trying to get teachers into rural schools

    The Hechinger Report | 10/28/2015

  • Nation’s report card: CMS heads the class, but skills still lacking

    The Charlotte Observer | 10/28/2015

  • Jim Johnson: Mecklenburg must protect, prepare its minority and poor students

    The Charlotte Observer | 10/27/2015

  • VIDEO: Jim Johnson on Education's Triple Whammy

    The Charlotte Observer |

  • Report: Student loan debt continues to climb

    The Greensboro News & Record | 10/28/2015

  • More parents, students saying no to homework

    WRAL: The Philadelphia Inquirer | 10/26/2015

  • Bilingualism: When Education and Assimilation Clash

    The Atlantic | 10/27/2015

  • The Apple Story Is an Education Story: A Steve Jobs Triumph Missing from the Movie

    The 74 Million | 10/26/2015

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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