Here are some recent good posts on school reform issues:
Who’s Bashing Teachers and Public Schools and What Can We Do About It? appeared in Rethinking Schools and is by Stan Karp. It’s an edited version of a talk Stan gave that I previously posted about. I’m adding both versions to The Best Articles Providing An “Overall” Perspective On Education Policy.
Teacher Defends Seniority Rights is by by Julie Cavanagh. I’m adding it to The Best Articles For Helping To Understand Both Why Teacher Tenure Is Important & The Reasons Behind Seniority-Based Layoffs.
KIPP and Its Critics Are Both Right is by John Thompson. I’m adding it to The Best Posts & Articles Analyzing Charter Schools.
Though this isn’t a “post,” I wanted to mention that I’m adding The Shanker Blog to The Best (& Most Thoughtful) Blogs On “Big Picture” Education Issues.
Why are so many education “reformers” graduates of non-public schools? is by Ken Bernstein.