Here are some recent useful posts and articles on education policy issues:
Why Did the Los Angeles Superintendent Resign? is from The Atlantic Monthly. I’m adding it to LA Superintendent Expected To Resign On Thursday — And Does, which is where I’ve collected other articles about his downfall.
Common Core revolt goes local is from Politico. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About The “Next Generation” Of State Testing.
Four Solutions to Public School Problems is by Randi Weingarten.
The Science Of The Common Core: Experts Weigh In On Its Developmental Appropriateness appeared in Forbes. I’m adding it to A Collection Of My “Best” Lists On The Common Core.
Bonds should not pay for iPad curriculum, new L.A. Unified head says is from The Los Angeles Times. I’m adding it to A Very Beginning List Of The Best Articles On The iPad Debacle In Los Angeles Schools.
What Is ‘Personalized Learning’? Educators Seek Clarity is from Education Week. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Understanding “Personalized Learning.”
Why Reformers Are Being Beaten Up by Teachers is by John Thompson. I’m adding it to The Best Posts & Articles On Building Influence & Creating Change.
A New Start for Newark Schools is by Mayor Ras J. Baraka and appeared in The New York Times.