Research on diversity, equity and excellence

Center for Civil Rights at UNC School of Law

The Civil Rights Project at UCLA

The Education Trust

Institute for Urban and Minority Education at Columbia University

NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund

NC Justice Center

Urban Institute Education Policy Center


Education policy research


Education Commission of the States

South Eastern Regional Vision for Education (SERVE)

Consortium for Policy Research in Education

Center for Education Policy Research at Harvard University

Institute for Educational Leadership

AACTE Policy & Advocacy

Annenberg Institute for Education Reform

Education Policy Center, American Institutes for Research


Advocates for public education

The Center for Civil Rights at UNC School of Law

NC Justice Center

NC Policy Watch

NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund

Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights – Educational Opportunities Project

Mecklenburg ACTS


Rev. Darius L Swann, 1924-2020, dies


Education blogs




Web-based news

State Government Radio.Com is the only round-the-clock Internet broadcast service dedicated to the news and business of North Carolina government. It covers N.C. government, politics, education, and economic development and is delivered via streaming audio. Its Education Report also includes links to education-related newspaper articles from around the state.