Here are some recent useful posts and articles on educational policy issues (You might also be interested in The Best Articles & Posts On Education Policy In 2015 – So Far):

Common Core or Something Else? A Map of State Academic Standards is from Ed Week. I’m adding it to A Collection Of My “Best” Lists On The Common Core.

Sorry, Walmart: Charter Schools Won’t Fix Poverty is from The American Prospect. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About The Role Of Private Foundations In Education Policy.

High school exit exam may be suspended immediately is from Ed Source out here in California. Good riddance! I’m adding it to The Best Posts & Articles About Why High School Exit Exams Might Not Be A Good Idea.

Beware of Superintendents Who Push for Too Much Reform is by Rick Hess at Ed Week. There’s a lot of wisdom here.

Guest Post: Scalia May Be Critical Vote in Friedrichs v. California Teachers’ Ass’n is from “On Labor.” I fear it’s wishful thinking, but I’m still adding it to The Best Resources On The Awful Friedrichs Case.

Supreme Court Case Poses Threat to Teachers’ Union Financing is from Ed Week. I’m adding it to the same list.

Colorado Court Rules Use of Public Funds for Private Schools Is Unconstitutional is from The New York Times.

The Whole Child Snapshots from ASCD are an amazing resource, providing reports on each state.

This was a reasonable question and I thought readers might find the question and response useful: