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):
The Los Angeles Unified School District has a new superintendent is from NPR.
National School Boards Association stumbles into politics and is blasted apart is from The Washington Post.
Supreme Court Will Hear Challenge to Affirmative Action at Harvard and U.N.C. is from The NY Times.
Why some in higher education are freaking out about new affirmative action showdown is from The Hechinger Report.
Put Down Your No. 2 Pencils. Forever. is from The NY Times.
Here they go again.🙄 The affirmative action they *don’t* wanna talk about are all the #legacy admissions. Which usually account for more admissions than the entire Black populations on these campuses. Have y’all learned nothing from the #CollegeAdmissionsScandal? #StayMadAbby https://t.co/ipOouFIYc2 pic.twitter.com/4X6Qh4GDWn
— I’m in Control like Janet, dammit! (@coastalelite) January 24, 2022
Some observations from my forthcoming book on school vandalism. https://t.co/2DHHA9F8zq
— Campbell F. Scribner (@ScribnerUMCP) January 24, 2022
The Newsom administration announced yesterday the 45 college and university campuses that will receive funds to award up to 6,500 students $10K for volunteer services. Pell Grant recipients and Dreamers are a focus in the $60+ million initiative https://t.co/8pES3hMvds
— Colleen Shalby (@CShalby) January 19, 2022
I’m adding this tweet to A COLLECTION OF SILENT MOVIE GIF METAPHORS FOR TEACHER LIFE – MAKE SOME YOURSELF WITH THE TAG #EDMOVIEGIF:
How the leaders of some districts view their teachers https://t.co/mnlmAYzQ2q
— Larry Ferlazzo (@Larryferlazzo) January 16, 2022