Asheville Citizen Times: Rise of Ransomware Attacks on NC Schools Hinder Virtual Learning
Friday Institute Director of the Technology Infrastructure Lab, Ray Zeisz, explains why targeted attacks on K-12 schools have been increasing.
The purpose of the Catalyst Grant program is to increase research collaborations between faculty and staff in the College of Education departments and those located at the Friday Institute. A...
Educators Share Lessons From the NC Conference for Educational Equity
Hear lessons learned from these attendees of the NC Conference for Educational Equity.
THE Journal: Closing the Digital Divide
Based on her work on the homework gap, Friday Institute Research Associate Erin Huggins offers tips to address the digital divide and help students get the technology they need for internet access.
Education Week: What to Do for Families With Internet Access Too Slow for Remote Learning
Ray Zeisz, Friday Institute Director of the Technology Infrastructure Lab, has been working since before the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak on a survey that will help the state of North Carolina get a better picture of its broadband access landscape.
EdNC: Perspective | We Can’t Put the Genie Back in the Bottle: Designing Next-Generation Education in the Time of Crisis
Hiller A. Spires, Ph.D., shares her takeaways from the Friday Institute's Next Generation Education webinar series to provide guidance for the future of education.
Friday Institute and NCDPI Release Instructional Design Resources to Support Educators in Remote Teaching and Learning
In partnership with the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NC DPI), the Friday Institute released two resources last week to provide guidance for remote learning across North Carolina.
EdNC: The Friday Institute Explores Equity and the Next Generation of Education
EdNC shares highlights from part two of our webinar series, Exploring Next-Generation Education in the Time of COVID-19, focusing on equity in education.
EdNC: Our Education System was ‘Built Around Students Already Engaged.’ A Statewide Connectivity Initiative Could Change That.
EdNC Editor-In-Chief Mebane Rash shares key takeaways from Friday Institute webinar "Exploring Next-Generation Education in the Time of COVID-19."
EdNC: Perspective | Beyond School as We Know It: North Carolina Districts Lead into the Unknown
Friday Institute Senior Director of the PLLC, Mary Ann Wolf, co-authored this piece about how the first NC school districts to close came together and supported their communities.