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 – Part Two):
From Teacher to Powerful Labor Leader: Lily Eskelsen García’s Journey is from NBC News.
Michelle Rhee-founded StudentsFirst to merge with D.C.-based organization is from The Sacramento Bee and Michelle Rhee’s StudentsFirst will merge with education advocacy group 50Can is from The LA Times.
Can Charlotte-Mecklenburg Desegregate Its Schools … Again? is from The American Prospect. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About School Desegregation (& Segregation) – Help Me Find More.
— ASCD (@ASCD) April 2, 2016
Chicago teachers rally in Loop to cap day of protests is from The L.A. Times and Dana Goldstein has also written a useful column on it. Here are a few other tweets about the action:
— Michelle Gunderson (@MSGunderson) April 2, 2016
— alexanderrusso (@alexanderrusso) April 1, 2016
— AFT (@AFTunion) April 1, 2016
— Joe Szuszwalak (@JoeSzusz) April 1, 2016