Wednesday, March 10, 2021


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Parents struggle with a new dilemma: Is it safe to send kids back to school?

Los Angeles: Teachers and District Strike a Tentative Deal | Diane Ravitch's blog - via @dianeravitch

LA reopening deal ends California's biggest schools standoff

Philadelphia teachers will soon have more options to get vaccinated, health commissioner says - Chalkbeat Philadelphia - on chalkbeat

With “Justine,” Forsyth Harmon Charts Teen Queerness

UC Davis offers to pay students $75 to stay put for spring break

L.A. schools could reopen starting in mid-April under deal with teachers

School regionalization plan appears to be on fast track

Outrage in Camden over closure of three elementary schools

The challenge is on to vaccinate New Jersey’s teachers

Young Farmers Face A Barrier Their Parents Didn't: Student Loan Debt

New study of NYC school COVID-19 rates presents ‘compelling‘ evidence of low in-school transmission

Los Angeles Schools and Teachers’ Union Agree to Reopen Classrooms

Ed Notes Online: Jamaal Leads the Charge - Democrats split over Biden plan for academic testing during pandemic - Politico -

Port Washington School Board Demands Waiver from Spring Testing | Diane Ravitch's blog - via @dianeravitch

Curmudgucation: Big Brother Knows What's in Your Heart | National Education Policy Center - on @NEPCtweet

Opinion | California’s Ethnic Studies Follies - The New York Times - on @nytimes

Los Angeles agrees to reopen schools in April

Veien deler seg i to. Følg den røde. – Wrench in the Gears -

Back to School! Cleveland public school students set to return, first time in almost a year

The Isolation of New Parenthood During the Pandemic

Slowly, More Students Return to Classrooms

L.A. schools finally have a clear reopening plan. Here is what you need to know

South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem to sign bill banning transgender girls from female sports via @CBSNews

What changes were made before Cleveland teachers union agreed to return? - - on @clevelanddotcom

What to know about the Mass. plan to reopen K-8 public schools in April | - by n-decosta-klipa

Philly students could attend school this summer and stay hybrid in the fall, the superintendent says - via @PhillyInquirer

Guns-in-schools bill heads to the House floor - via @idahoednews

Austin school district plans to cut 200 jobs through attrition - via @statesman

Boston school bus drivers to picket over alleged lack of COVID-19 protocols | - by christopher-gavin

Rep. Harold Dutton files bill that would clear way for takeover of Houston ISD board by state - on @houstonchron

USDA announces free school meals for youths through summer

The Problem With the CDC’s Six-Foot Rule for Schools - on @intelligencer

Proposed Memorandum of Understanding Between Sacramento City Unified School District (SCUSD) & Sacramento City Teachers Association (SCTA)
Safely Reopening Schools to In-Person Instruction/Services March 9, 2021

Plano schools bringing in outside investigators after viral claims of racist bullying and abuse - via @dallasnews

Metro Nashville Public Schools plans to use stimulus to give teachers $1,000 - via @tennessean

Big Education Ape: Minnesota: Time for the Failed “Reformers” to Leave the Schools Alone | Diane Ravitch's blog -

Big Education Ape: Teacher Tom: What the Evidence Tells Us We Should Be Doing in Our Schools -

Big Education Ape: Fact Checking “Cancel Culture” – radical eyes for equity -

Big Education Ape: Great News: Vouchers Blocked Again in Texas! | Diane Ravitch's blog -

Big Education Ape: Call Congress Today to Stop Testing - Network For Public Education -

Big Education Ape: Jeff Bryant in German News Weekly Die Zeit: The fixation on testing is deeply anchored in education officials in Washington DC | Ed Politics -

Big Education Ape: Rep. Jamaal Bowman Leads Effort to Reverse Federal Stance on Testing | Diane Ravitch's blog -

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Big Education Ape: Strategic Advocacy Over Decades Brought Us an Expanded Child Tax Credit: Can the Same Kind of Strategic Organizing Produce School Funding Reform? | janresseger -

Big Education Ape: NYC Public School Parents: Letter from members of Congress to Sec. Cardona asking him to waive the tests; and how to have your voice heard -

Big Education Ape: Yong Zhao: New article: Build back better: Avoid the learning loss trap - Education in the Age of Globalization -

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