Here are some recent useful posts and articles on educational policy issues (You might also be interested in seeing all my “Best” lists related to education policy here):
Lawmakers, Newsom cut deal on state budget: Record spending on pre-K through college is from Ed Source.
Held Back: Inside a Lost School Year is from ProPublica.
1+1=4? Latin America Confronts a Pandemic Education Crisis. is from The NY Times.
Supreme Court won’t revive school’s transgender bathroom ban is from The Associated Press.
Let schools, not district offices, decide how to spend some federal aid is from Education Next. I’m not holding my breath….
I’m adding this tweet to The Best Resources For Learning About Effective Student & Teacher Assessments:
. @MatthewAKraft always does high quality research AND is there any teacher who is surprised by his conclusion? https://t.co/322e8j375C
— Larry Ferlazzo (@Larryferlazzo) June 14, 2021
California education funding is at a record high of $93.7 billion, and schools could see even more money later this year if revenues continue to outpace expectations thanks to Prop. 98 which automatically guarantees a chunk of the general fund goes to K-14https://t.co/emfX9V1owz
— Mackenzie Mays (@MackenzieMays) June 29, 2021