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):
Colleges send too many into remedial classes who don’t need it, growing body of research shows is from The Hechinger Report. I’ve previously shared another piece on the same topic: The College Remedial Course Hoax is from Russ On Reading.
Here’s a compilation of resources on The Every Student Succeeds Act from the Council of Chief State School Officers. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Understanding The Every Student Succeeds Act.
Your Cheat Sheet for the Proposed ESSA Accountability Rules is from Ed Week. I’m adding it to the same list.
Common Core, College Readiness Skills Don’t Match Up, Study Says is from Ed Week. I’m adding it to The Best Articles Sharing Concerns About Common Core Standards.
Why don’t teachers engage with research? is by Gary Davies
Deconstructing the Myth of American Public Schooling Inefficiency is from The Shanker Institute. I’m adding it to The Best Sites For Getting Some Perspective On International Test Comparison Demagoguery .
A Stanford professor’s high-stakes plan to save California schools is from CALMatters.
I’m adding this tweet to The Best Resources For Learning About The “Achievement Gap” (or “Opportunity Gap”):
It’s more than achievement gap. It’s opportunity gap.Segregating most marginalized students more than test scores. https://t.co/f5cb9lWvtF
— Ida Bae Wells (@nhannahjones) June 10, 2016