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Here are some recent useful posts and articles on educational policy issues:

Growing Pains for Rocketship’s Blended-Learning Juggernaut is from Education Week.

David Berliner Invites You to Try a Thought Experiment is from Diane Ravitch’s blog.

Declaring war on teachers’ rights won’t improve children’s access to a sound education is by Gary Ravani. I’m adding it to The Best Resources On California Court Case Attacking Teacher’s Rights.

Lawsuit takes on California teachers’ job protections is from The Los Angeles Times.

Why Common Core Advocates Should Let Teachers Lead It is by Jeff Bryant. I’m adding it to The Best Articles Concerns About Common Core Standards.

A challenge: Teach 8th grade Common Core before endorsing it is from The Washington Post. I’m adding it to the same list.

The coming Common Core meltdown is by Stan Karp. I’m adding it to the same list.

Peer Review Undergoing Revitalization is from Ed Week. I’m adding it to The Best Resources On Peer Assistance & Review (PAR) Programs.

L.A. schools’ iPad watchdog committee set to disband is from the LA Times. I’m adding it to A Very Beginning List Of The Best Articles On The iPad Debacle In Los Angeles Schools.