Here are some relatively recent good posts and articles on education policy issues:
The Value Added & Growth Score Train Wreck is Here is from School Finance 101. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About The “Value-Added” Approach Towards Teacher Evaluation.
John Merrow has some interesting thoughts on NBC’s “Education Nation.”
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‘Teachers’ Letters To Bill Gates’ Website Reveals 7 Major Things Educators Want The Mogul To Know is from The Huffington Post.
Does the Accelerated Reader Program help develop Lifelong Readers? is from Gathering Books. I’m adding it to A Beginning List Of The Best Posts & Articles On Accelerated Reader.
LAUSD looking to delay iPad distribution is from The LA Daily News. I’m adding it to A Very Beginning List Of The Best Articles On The iPad Debacle In Los Angeles Schools.
Mass school closings’ severe impact on lives of black, Latino students is from NBC Latino. I’m adding it to The Best Posts & Articles On The Impact Of School Closures.