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):
School Reforms That Are Persistent and Admired But Marginal (Part 1) and School Reforms That Are Persistent and Admired But Marginal (Part 1) by Larry Cuban are interesting posts.
Inexperienced teachers are often sent to low-income schools in Sacramento. Why that matters is from The Sacramento Bee.
I only took three years of high school math, escaped with a ‘D’ and turned out OK is from The L.A. Times.
A Simple Way to Equalize the Ivies? Give Others the Legacy SAT Bonus is from The NY Times.
An Old and Contested Solution to Boost Reading Scores: Phonics by Dana Goldstein at The NY Times seems to me to be one of the better pieces in “mainstream” media about the “Reading Wars.” I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About Balanced Literacy & The “Reading Wars”
All 193 students in the inaugural class of LeBron James' I Promise School in his hometown of Akron, Ohio, just found out they will be receiving free tuition to Kent State University. https://t.co/UJlLCiScla pic.twitter.com/flRS2OlIOh
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