Here are several recent good posts and articles about school reform issues:
Bias toward Numbers in Judging Teaching is by Larry Cuban. I’m adding it to The Best Resources Showing Why We Need To Be “Data-Informed” & Not “Data-Driven.
LIFO Also Protects Good Teachers is by Walt Gardner at Education Week. I’m adding it to The Best Articles For Helping To Understand Both Why Teacher Tenure Is Important & The Reasons Behind Seniority-Based Layoffs.
School ‘Reform’: A Failing Grade is by Diane Ravitch. I’m adding it to The Best Articles Providing An “Overall” Perspective On Education Policy.
Unions pivotal to U.S. future is from The Sacramento Bee and has a nice section in it about teacher unions. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning Why Teachers Unions Are Important.