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):
Teachers union wants Democrats to fight back against Republicans’ critical race theory attacks is from NBC News. I’m adding it to RESOURCES FOR LEARNING ABOUT ATTACKS ON “CRITICAL RACE THEORY,” THE 1619 PROJECT & ATTEMPTS TO STOP EDUCATORS FROM TEACHING ABOUT SYSTEMIC RACISM.
Of course, a fair amount of research also questions how accurately and fairly the edTPA evaluates a student teacher’s skill https://t.co/JRVhnWE7Gb
— Larry Ferlazzo (@Larryferlazzo) July 14, 2022
Maybe we should call it the iron law of education polling: most parents are satisfied with their child’s school, but much of the public is skeptical of public schooling in general. https://t.co/JfrmlMLjBN pic.twitter.com/GaU6jTtJ1x
— Matt Barnum (@matt_barnum) July 14, 2022
— Morgan Polikoff (@mpolikoff) July 15, 2022
This policy makes sense.
— Conor P. Williams (@ConorPWilliams) July 7, 2022
Treasury accused Arizona Gov. @DougDucey of misusing $173m of stimulus money and threatened to withhold the rest of the state's aid unless it ended programs that undercut school mask mandates.
Ducey said no.
Treasury gave AZ another $2.1 billion anyway.https://t.co/BPE3PTVrOZ
— Alan Rappeport (@arappeport) July 15, 2022