Here are some recent posts and articles on education policy I think are particularly useful:
A $1.3 Billion Question: What’s The Future Of LA’s iPad Program? is from NPR and Technology chief for Los Angeles Unified School District resigns is from the LA Times. I’m adding them to A Very Beginning List Of The Best Articles On The iPad Debacle In Los Angeles Schools.
No Responsibility for Oops! Donors and School Reform is by Larry Cuban. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About The Role Of Private Foundations In Education Policy.
The Myth of Chinese Super Schools is by Diane Ravitch. I’m adding it to The Best Sites For Getting Some Perspective On International Test Comparison Demagoguery.
Do Schools Really Need Principals? is from Slate.
Klein Book Exposes Klein’s Flaws & Failures In NYC is an excellent post by John Thompson.
What will Tom Wolf’s win mean to Pennsylvania classrooms? is from The Notebook and discusses the impact of one of the few victories for education on election day.
Randi Weingarten’s Response to a Critic appeared in Ed Week.