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 2019 – PART TWO):
How to overcome the education hype cycle is by David Yeager. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Understanding How To Interpret Education Research.
I’m adding this tweet to the same list:
Essential caveats from @dylanwiliam for anyone pursuing the Holy Grail of evidence-informed certainty in education. Worth remembering that certainty is over rated and over sought #rEDPhil19 https://t.co/jbiJeyoFye
— Tom Bennett (@tombennett71) November 16, 2019
Were public schools better way back when? Giving today’s schools an honest grade. is from The Washington Post. I’m adding it to The Best Articles Pointing Out That Our Schools Are Not Failing — Please Suggest More.
Teachers have been organizing in Indiana:
Another common myth:
3) Having been a student makes you an expert on education policy. https://t.co/ShoOQUgfay
— C. Kirabo Jackson (@KiraboJackson) November 22, 2019
Having a repeat teacher⬆️achievement,⬇️absenteeism & suspensions. Behavioral effects driven by benefits to male students of color.https://t.co/G4xiL2y7Mr
Full paper coming soon!
— Matthew A. Kraft (@MatthewAKraft) November 22, 2019
In newly accepted paper (in press at Journal of Research on Educational Effectiveness) we explore the impact of hosting a student teacher on student achievement. WP version available at https://t.co/tUDioLmJlH pic.twitter.com/qo4L3izmqD
— Dan Goldhaber (@CEDR_US) November 21, 2019