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Some new very important pieces on school reform have recently been published:
We need to fix the economy to fix education was written by David Sirota and appeared in Salon. I’m adding it to The Best Places To Learn What Impact A Teacher & Outside Factors Have On Student Achievement.
Making the wrong “Data-Driven Decisions” is by Carl Anderson (thanks to Dean Shareski for the tip). I’m adding it to The Best Resources Showing Why We Need To Be “Data-Informed” & Not “Data-Driven.”
Education ‘Miracles’ Don’t Survive Scrutiny is by Mike Rose. I’m adding it to The Best Posts About Attrition Rates At So-Called “Miracle” Schools.
The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Paperswill be available to watch June 13-14, 2011 in honor of the 40th anniversary of the release of the Pentagon Papers.
If you are interested in purchasing a copy of the DVD or holding a public screening, please visit First Run Features.