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):

After Affirmative Action Ban, They Rewrote College Essays With a Key Theme: Race is from The NY Times.

My niece is an investigative reporter for Sacramento’s ABC affiliate, and she produced this series about a local charter school.  You can see them all at The Wild West of Education: An Investigation into Highlands Community Charter and Technical Schools.

I’m adding this tweet to Best Posts On How To Prepare For Standardized Tests (And Why They’re Bad):

All Work and No Pay — Teachers’ Perceptions of Their Pay and Hours Worked is from RAND.

Everyone Should Retake the SAT is from John Warner.

WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN CORRELATION AND CAUSATION? A TEACHER’S GUIDE is from InnerDrive. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Understanding How To Interpret Education Research.