Digital Learning in NC

February 25, 2017

EdSurge recently hosted a Tech for Schools Summit here in North Carolina. Although these summits are coming to an end, this event gave NC teachers the opportunity to share and learn how schools in the state are working with digital learning opportunities. 

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New Executive Director Named for NC Association for Public Charter Schools

February 23, 2017

The North Carolina Association for Public Charter Schools has named a new executive director. Rhonda Dillingham, co-founder of Uwharrie Charter School in Asheboro, begins her new role on March 10. 

Dillingham will oversee the NCAPCS network, which consists of 165 brick and mortar schools and two virtual schools. More than 90,000 students in 60 counties attend these schools.

Celebrate Black History Month

February 2, 2017

 Black History Month

February is Black History Month. To help you celebrate, we've compiled a list of writing and reading resources.

Marks Johnson's First Board of Education Meeting

January 10, 2017

North Carolina's State Board of Education recently welcomed new State Superintendent, Mark Johnson, who appeared at his first meeting on January 5. During the meeting, Johnson shared the experiences that led him to run for office. 

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Why Your Students Should Write More in 2017

January 5, 2017

Welcome to 2017! It's customary around this time of year for many people to make resolutions for the year to come. They resolve to lose the weight, take up a hobby, finish that project that's been gathering dust in the corner, or learn a new skill. In light of these goals, we say, why not learn to write?

#WhyIWrite: Team PEG

October 21, 2016

All week, the team behind our writing products - PEG Writing, NC Write, and PEG Writing Scholar - has been sharing their stories of why they write. 

#WhyIWrite: Erin

October 20, 2016

Today is National Day on Writing! All week, the team behind our writing products - PEG Writing, NC Write, and PEG Writing Scholar - has been sharing their stories of why they write. We hope you enjoy getting to know our team and hearing about why they choose to write.

#WhyIWrite: Ann

October 19, 2016

In honor of National Writing Day on October 20, the team behind our writing products - NC Write, PEG Writing, and PEG Writing Scholar - will be sharing their stories of why they write. We will share a story per day this week. We hope you enjoy getting to know our team and hearing about why they choose to write.

#WhyIWrite: Camilla

October 18, 2016

In honor of National Writing Day on October 20, the team behind our writing products - NC Write, PEG Writing, and PEG Writing Scholar - will be sharing their stories of why they write. We will share a story per day this week. We hope you enjoy getting to know our team and hearing about why they choose to write.

#WhyIWrite: Brian

October 17, 2016

In honor of National Writing Day on October 20, the team behind our writing products - NC Write, PEG Writing, and PEG Writing Scholar - will be sharing their stories of why they write. We will share a story per day this week. We hope you enjoy getting to know our team and hearing about why they choose to write.

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