Here are some recent useful posts and articles on education policy issues:
Torlakson calls for giving school districts more money for Common Core is from Ed Source, and talks about what might happen here in California.
Exemplary Teacher Evaluation, Part 1 is by Grant Wiggins. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About Effective Student & Teacher Assessments.
Working for Superman: Texas Schools Turn to Hero Superintendents is from The Texas Observer.
The Tyranny of the Datum is by John Kuhn. I’m adding it to The Best Resources Showing Why We Need To Be “Data-Informed” & Not “Data-Driven.”
The iPad Goes to School is from Business Week. I’m adding it to A Very Beginning List Of The Best Articles On The iPad Debacle In Los Angeles Schools.
As schools give students computers, price of L.A.’s program stands out is from The LA Times. I’m adding it to the same list.