There have recently been quite a few good posts and articles on school reform issues. They include:
Research Suggests Teach For America Does Not Belong in Huntsville from Living In Dialogue at Ed Week. I’m adding it to The Best Posts & Articles Raising Concerns About Teach For America.
Why Is Congress Redlining Our Schools? is by Linda Darling-Hammond. I’m adding it to The Best Articles Providing An “Overall” Perspective On Education Policy.
What is the Value in a High Value-Added Teacher? is from The Core Knowledge blog. I’m adding it to The Best Posts On The NY Times-Featured Teacher Effectiveness Study.
What Nicholas Kristof Leaves Out: Discussing the Value of Teachers is from “Funny Monkey.” I’m adding it to the same list.
Beyond Anecdotes: The Evidence About Financial Incentives And Teacher Retention is from The Shanker Blog. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning Why Teacher Merit Pay Is A Bad Idea.