Here are some recent useful posts and articles on educational policy issues (You might also be interested in The Best Articles, Videos & Posts On Education Policy In 2016 – Part Two):

Top-down School Reforms without Community or Teacher Involvement (Part 1) is by Larry Cuban.

The real meaning of school choice is by Nancy Vera. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning Why School Vouchers Are A Bad Idea (& Other Commentaries On “Choice”).

Famed researcher Linda Darling-Hammond on the future of New York education — and what she makes of Betsy DeVos is from Chalkbeat.

Jason Botel, KIPP school founder and education advocate, said to become White House adviser is from The Baltimore Sun (h/t Alexander Russo. New Trump Adviser Has Advocated for Charters, Changes to Teacher-Labor Rules is from Ed Week.

The Trump War on Public Schools appeared in The New York Times. Here’s an excerpt:

I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About Our New U.S. Secretary of Education.

Democrats to Vote En Bloc Against Education Secretary Nominee Devos is from U.S. News.