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):
Congress rejected Biden’s bid to double Title I. Now he’s asking again. is from Chalkbeat.
If You Think Republicans Are Overplaying Schools, You Aren’t Paying Attention appeared in The NY Times. I’m adding it to The Best Resources On Why Improving Education Is Not THE Answer To Poverty & Inequality.
Attendance or enrollment: How should California schools be funded? is from Ed Source.
Parental rights bills have been introduced in most states. Teachers are pushing back. is from The 19th. I’m adding it to WE SHOULD ENCOURAGE PARENT ENGAGEMENT, BUT NOT PARENT BULLYING.
Professional development that works: three questions to ask is from Improving Teaching. I’m adding it to The Best Resources On Professional Development For Teachers — Help Me Find More.
Betsy DeVos fought for private school vouchers for decades. She might finally get her wish. is from NBC News.
I’m adding this next tweet to The Best Sites For Learning That Money Does Matter For Schools:
A new study finds that school funding increases in Michigan ultimately reduced crime for students whose schools got extra resources. https://t.co/XEHymLIFlK pic.twitter.com/CiceFEWdyN
— Matt Barnum (@matt_barnum) March 28, 2022
I’m adding this next tweet to The Best Posts & Articles To Learn About “Fundamental Attribution Error” & Schools:
What is the fundamental attribution error? And why is it so fundamental? This #Choiceology episode features an interview w/ legendary social psychologist Richard Nisbett on why we attribute more to the person than the situation. https://t.co/xNGL8EHcQ0
— Katy Milkman (@katy_milkman) March 28, 2022
Raises, Bonuses, Layoffs — After 3 Weeks, Minneapolis Teachers Union, District Settle the First Strike in 50 Years is from The 74.