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 2017 – Part Two):
What Really Happened At The School Where ‘Every Senior Got Into College’ is from NPR. I’m adding it to The Best Posts About Attrition Rates At So-Called “Miracle” Schools, since there’s a definite connection.
Betsy DeVos Allies See New Obstacle to School Choice Efforts: Trump is from The NY Times.
Teachers and performance related pay – what’s the evidence? is from Evidence Based Educational Leadership. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning Why Teacher Merit Pay Is A Bad Idea.
I’m adding this next article and next two tweets to Tax Cut Terrible For Us, Our Students & Their Families, But At Least The Onion Was Able To Get An Ed-Related Laugh Out Of It:
After a high-drama vote, here’s what the Senate tax bill means for schools, parents and students is from The Washington Post.
Many Californians to pay higher taxes for years to come under GOP tax bills thru loss of state/local tax deductions https://t.co/1iOyqE4rtz @sfchronicle A tool to calculate impact on students (not good) https://t.co/i38H5gbYmd
— John Fensterwald (@jfenster) December 3, 2017
— EdSource (@EdSource) December 2, 2017