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):

Gov. Newsom revises funding downward for TK-12, community colleges in 2023-24 amid uncertainty is from Ed Source.

I’m adding this tweet to New & Revised: The Best Resources For Understanding Why We Need More Teachers Of Color:


With chronic absenteeism on the upswing, how can schools tackle attendance issues? is from Education Dive and talks about this report, Attendance Playbook: Smart Solutions for Reducing Student Absenteeism Post-Pandemic. I’m adding it to The Best Resources On Student Absenteeism.

PROOF POINTS: How a debate over the science of math could reignite the math wars is from The Hechinger Report.

What Happens to Performance Assessment If We Use It for Accountability? is from The Center For Assessment. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About Performance Assessment.

Chicago’s Unlikeliest Mayor, Brandon Johnson is from The New Yorker.

Teacher Job Satisfaction Rebounds From Last Year’s Low. But There’s Still a Ways to Go is from Ed Week.

Oakland students to return to classroom Tuesday after week-plus strike is from Ed Source.

High-dosage tutoring is still hard. Here’s what schools have learned. is from Chalkbeat.

Explore Selected Findings from U.S. Participation in PIRLS 2021! is from The National Center For Education Statistics.