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):
I’m adding these first links and video to The Best Videos & Articles On The Kentucky & Oklahoma Teachers Strikes(and I guess I should change the title of that post and add a bunch more states):
Arizona Teachers Vote for the First-Ever Statewide Walkout to Demand Increased Funding is from TIME.
Kentucky Governor Apologizes For Comments On Teachers’ Strike is from NPR.
25-Year-Old Textbooks and Holes in the Ceiling: Inside America’s Public Schools is from The NY Times.
Teachers’ strikes: meet the leaders of the movement marching across America is from The Guardian.
Arizona teachers want more than a raise. They want public schools funded again. is from Vox.
#BREAKING: Arizona's #RedForEd walkout is likely to be nation's largest in recent history, with school closures affecting 820,000 out of the state's 1,1 million students. Read The Arizona Republic's analysis here: https://t.co/Bl9nLCmZyL via @azcentral
— Ricardo Cano (@Ricardo_Cano1) April 25, 2018
As 10,000 teachers plan to descend on Colorado capitol, lawmakers propose jailing them if they go on strike. https://t.co/4f02tjQIls pic.twitter.com/sWtk1oD5Ap
— ABC News (@ABC) April 24, 2018
In other news:
We Can’t Graph Our Way Out Of The Research On Education Spending is from the Shanker Blog. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Understanding How To Interpret Education Research.
Have we made progress on achievement gaps? Looking at evidence from the new NAEP results is from Brookings.