Boy, good posts and articles on education policy issues have been coming in fast and furious. Here’s the latest “round-up”:
Brown signs bill delaying exams despite Duncan’s threat is from Ed Source.
Paying Economists by Hair Color? Thoughts on Masters Degrees & Teacher Compensation by Bruce Baker is one of the best pieces on education policy I’ve read in awhile.
Case study: The false promise of value-added teacher assessment is from The Washington Post. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About The “Value-Added” Approach Towards Teacher Evaluation.
The influence of new philanthropy on democracy is from The Washington Post. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About The Role Of Private Foundations In Education Policy.
Study: Where Are Teachers Most Respected? is from Education Week Teacher.