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):

Why Do School Reforms Occur Again and Again? is by Larry Cuban.

The Science of Reading and the Media: How Do Current Reporting Patterns Cause Damage? is from Literacy Research Association. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About Balanced Literacy & The “Reading Wars”

Streaming: The Holdovers and the best films about teachers is from The Guardian. I’m adding it to The Best Places To Learn About (And View Video Clips Of) Teachers In The Movies.