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):
Century-Old Decisions That Impact Children Every Day is from NPR, and is an interesting history of education. I’m adding it to The Best Resources To Learn About World Teachers Day because I have related historical resources there.
Bottom-Up School Reform: Teachers (Part 1) is from Larry Cuban. I’m adding it to The Best Posts, Articles & Videos On “Teacher Leadership” — Contribute More!
Teachers Find Public Support as Campaign for Higher Pay Goes to Voters is from The NY Times. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About The Teacher Compensation Crisis.
From the classroom to the campaign trail: Emboldened teachers run for office is from The Washington Post.
It’s time to acknowledge that strikes work is from The Washington Post.
What Do Teachers Think About How Teachers’ Unions Affect Schools? is from The Shanker Blog. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning Why Teachers Unions Are Important.
Puerto Rico’s Schools Are in Tumult, and Not Just Because of Hurricane Maria is from The NY Times.
School districts need right to say ‘no’ to charters appeared in The San Francisco Chronicle. I’m adding it to The Best Posts & Articles Analyzing Charter Schools.
The video in this next tweet reminds me of some people who want to “disrupt” education:
To hell with your fancy stacked cups! pic.twitter.com/38b3oixB5P
— Nature is Amazing 🌴 (@AMAZlNGNATURE) June 8, 2018
This next tweet is a familiar story to teachers everywhere:
L.A.’s school board president wants every district graduate to be eligible for a four-year public university by 2023 https://t.co/rdxbafNzDv. Big goals accompanied with no plan. I’m sure this will end well
— Larry Ferlazzo (@Larryferlazzo) June 7, 2018