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):

Jeff Bezos Wants to Go to the Moon. Then, Public Education. is from Ed Surge. It’s a weirdly positive article about turning public education over to Amazon, but it’s important to be aware of what they might want to do – as ridiculous as it may sound. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About The Role Of Private Foundations In Education Policy.

Retooling During Pandemic, the SAT Will Drop Essay and Subject Tests is from The NY Times.

SAT Discontinues Subject Tests And Optional Essay is from NPR.

Yes, some charter schools do pick their students. It’s not a myth. is from The Washington Post. I’m adding it to The Best Posts & Articles Analyzing Charter Schools.

Teachers having to work harder than any other professionals, says study is from Eureka Alert. Though I know we work hard, I’m not sure I agree with that study’s conclusion. However, it also includes some other interesting statistics about how teachers are feeling.

The Trump administration’s thinly-veiled rebuke of ‘The 1619 Project’ is a sloppy, racist mess is from MSNBC.

Trump’s “1776 Report” Would Be Funny if It Weren’t So Dangerous is from Slate.

Biden revokes Trump report promoting ‘patriotic education’ is from The Associated Press.

Here is a series of tweets about what many, including me, believe to be a mistaken belief in third grade being the key one for reading: