I’m am hopelessly behind sharing relatively recent good posts and articles on education policy:
Why I Am Against For-Profit Public Schools is by Chris Lehmann. I’m adding it to A Beginning “The Best…” List On The Dangers Of Privatizing Public Education.
Joel Klein, Underdog: “The Real Losers Will Be Our Kids” is by Justin Baeder at Education Week. I’m adding it to the same list.
Personalization is by Chris Lehmann. Because of the emphasis on “personalization” in this round of District Race To The Top, I’m adding it to The Best Resources On “Race To The Top.”
What if Khan Academy was Made in Japan?: #MTT2K Grand Prize is by Justin Reich, and shows the winning videos in a contest to critique and engage the Khan Academy. I’m adding it to The Best Posts About The Khan Academy.
Khan Critiques: We Were Promised Jetpacks & Got Lectures is also by Justin Reich, and I’m adding it to the same list.
Cash upfront the way to get teachers to rack up better student test scores, study finds is from The Chicago Sun Times. I’m adding it to The Best Posts On “Loss Aversion” & Schools.
American Schools are Getting Better is from Slate.
The Fixed Mindset Of TNTP’s “The Irreplaceables” is by Paul Bruno.
Broad Foundation’splan to expand influence in school reform is from The Washington Post. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About The Role Of Private Foundations In Education Policy.