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):
The 52nd Annual PDK Poll on education was released. It was conducted pre-COVID and prior to George Floyd’s murder, so I think the responses may have to be taken with a grain of salt.
School Choice Was the Main Policy Mentioned at Monday’s RNC. Why? is from Slate. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning Why School Vouchers Are A Bad Idea (& Other Commentaries On “Choice”).
Second judge orders halt to DeVos private school relief rule, saying she attempted to ‘rewrite’ law is from Chalkbeat.
In Defense of Balanced Literacy is from The Teachers College Reading and Writing Project. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About Balanced Literacy & The “Reading Wars”
An unusual model to bring virtual learning ‘to life’ is an interesting Washington Post story about Escuela Nueva, which I had never heard of before. You can learn about it here.
“It was important to us that the artwork in ‘I Promise’ really reflect all students, so that everyone who reads it can see themselves in the images,” LeBron James said of his debut picture book, with images by Nina Mata https://t.co/EKH8ND4KIi
— New York Times Books (@nytimesbooks) August 24, 2020