Thursday, February 25, 2021


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SBE Seeks Relief from Federal Testing Requirements - Year 2021 (CA Dept of Education) -

Millions Of Kids Learn English At School. Teaching Them Remotely Hasn't Been Easy via @kpcc

Student mental health: A dialogue among educators, the administration, state assemblyman

NYC middle schools reopen Thursday for 60,000 students

Philadelphia school board faces possible legal action over speaker limits via @ChalkbeatPHL

More than 100 advocacy groups urge NYC not to hire new School Safety Agents

Mayor de Blasio says update on reopening NYC high schools coming ‘in the next few weeks’

About 30,000 New York City public school staff have gotten COVID-19 vaccine: Mayor de Blasio

A College Admissions Rat Race

Improved child care could boost US employment: Fed's Jerome Powell

Tuttle High School student looks to make history in girls wrestling via @nondocmedia

Teacher COVID vaccines target LAUSD, needy areas - Los Angeles Times - by @howardblume on @latimes

A civil rights hero lacked a historical marker. Then a class of Virginia fourth-graders spoke up.

Standardized tests are a go, but Maryland scales them back amid pandemic

Nora De La Cour: Abolish High-Stakes Testing | Diane Ravitch's blog - via @dianeravitch

More Americans now say academic concerns should be a top factor in deciding to reopen K-12 schools

Education bill earns mixed reviews in Missouri House, wins first-round approval anyway | Education | -

'Forest kindergarten' kids learn outside in nature - by TodayShow on @TodayShow

Oklahoma House lawmakers vote to keep 'ghost students' at bay, expand school transfers - by @theoklahoman_ on @theoklahoman_

Standardized tests for virtual students? How will school funding fare? - via @usatoday

Mayor, schools chief to take ‘wait and see’ approach in Philadelphia reopening Monday via @ChalkbeatPHL

Teachers union hits back at opening Massachusetts classrooms full-time by spring

Missouri looks to expand charter schools while SLPS asks for moratorium

Teachers protest by wearing black | Local News | - by @ on @tribstar

Big Education Ape: Testing During a Pandemic is a Crime – Tennessee Education Report -

Big Education Ape: Benjamin W. Arnett, Black Educator Hall of Fame - Philly's 7th Ward #BLM #BLACKLIVESMATTER #BLACKHISTORYMONTH #openonlywhensafe -

Big Education Ape: NANCY BAILEY: Is EdTrust Behind High-Stakes Testing During This Pandemic? -

Big Education Ape: The Bipartisan Assault on Public Schools | The New Republic -

Big Education Ape: Shawgi Tell: Biden Swiftly Disappoints Educators and Students | Dissident Voice -

Big Education Ape: New York: A Sample Opt Out Letter | Diane Ravitch's blog -

Big Education Ape: Police investigating alleged embezzlement at Warren Easton Charter High School | The Lens -

Big Education Ape: NOONAN | Teachers between rock and a hard place | Opinion | coloradopolitics com -

Big Education Ape: Teacher Tom: The Concept of "Learning Loss" is Complete BS -

Big Education Ape: Educators cheer new push in Congress for more community schools - Education Votes -

Big Education Ape: David Berliner: Why Religious Schools Should Never Receive a Dollar of Public Funding | Diane Ravitch's blog -

Big Education Ape: Learning to Earn – Have You Heard -

Big Education Ape: Audio: Teaching Students A New Black History | 89.3 KPCC -

Big Education Ape: California: Nearly 50,000 Teachers and Parents Say NO to Biden Testing Demand | Diane Ravitch's blog -

Big Education Ape: Stories from School AZ: Platforms Vs. Foundations. Pre- and Post- Pandemic Metaphors | National Education Policy Center -

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