Here’s a collection of new good articles on educational policy issues:
“A-F” School Ranking Systems—Exacerbating Racial Divisions and Inequality is by Jan Resseger. I’m adding it to The Best Evidence For Why Giving Schools “Report Cards” Is Bad.
Transition to Online Testing Sparks Concerns is from Education Week. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About The “Next Generation” Of State Testing.
Exploring the Cost of Common-Core Tests is also from Ed Week. I’m adding it to the same list.
The doubts of a school choice supporter is by Sam Chaltain. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning Why School Vouchers Are A Bad Idea.
U.S. Teams Up With Operator of Online Courses to Plan a Global Network is from The New York Times. I’m adding it to The Best Posts & Articles On MOOC’s.
Getting Teacher Evaluation Right is from The Shanker Blog. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About Effective Student & Teacher Assessments.
Critics See Risks in Use of Bonds for School Tech Projects is from Education Week. I’m adding it to A Very Beginning List Of The Best Articles On The iPad Debacle In Los Angeles Schools.