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 2018 – PART TWO):’
It looks like I might be back on the picket line soon: Teachers announce second strike at Sacramento City Unified School District and Ruling favors teachers union in salary dispute with Sacramento City Unified are from the Sacramento Bee.
I’m adding those two articles, along with this next tweet, to A BEGINNING LIST OF THE BEST RESOURCES FOR LEARNING ABOUT OUR SACRAMENTO DISTRICT’S FINANCIAL FIASCO.
Let me fix that tweet for you: Arbitrator issues decision that affirms contract @officialSCUSD signed w/ @SacTeachers after District tried 2 circumvent contract through court action. Dist. has to figure out other ways to overcome its past fiscal mismanagement https://t.co/skVYiBApK1
— Larry Ferlazzo (@Larryferlazzo) May 3, 2019
It looks like things are heating up in the Carolinas, too (you can read more about it at I’m a North Carolina public school teacher. Here’s why I’m walking out today.):
Teacher turnover and the disruption of teacher staffing is from Brookings.
What other countries can teach the US about raising teacher pay is from The Conversation. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About The Teacher Compensation Crisis.
Florida to Let Teachers Carry Guns. Will Black Students Pay the Price? is from The NY Times. I’m adding it to The Best Articles & Videos Explaining Why Arming Teachers Is A Bad Idea.