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.


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.