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Wednesday, April 21, 2021

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Bricolage Academy educators request NLRB union election | The Lens

Progress on Early Retirement Incentive | JD2718 - on @wordpressdotcom

How The Pandemic Changed The College Admissions Selection Process This Year

'We Need To Be Nurtured, Too': Many Teachers Say They're Reaching A Breaking Point

How to Talk About Police Brutality with Children

Jersey City school district reverses in-person learning plans

Sanders And Top Progressives Push To Make College Free For Most Americans

How Schools Can Help Kids Heal After A Year Of 'Crisis And Uncertainty'

Bernie Sanders Wants To Tax Wall Street To Pay For Free College

OPINION: Why public school teachers need paid family and medical leave - via @hechingerreport

Michigan Dad Pulls Biracial Child Out of School After Teacher, Other Student Cuts Her Hair via @TheRoot

Educators expose the teachers unions’ role in facilitating the deadly reopening of US schools

Dems push $25B to electrify school buses, a Biden priority

Open Press Roundtable with Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona and Students, Educators, and School Administrative Staff Eligible for the Dream and Promise Act | U.S. Department of Education -

How the Federal Government’s Charter School Program Went Wrong | Ed Politics -

Florina Rodov: Charter Schools Should Get Zero Federal Dollars | Ed Politics -

Pennsylvania should increase early childhood investment by $250 million, national report says

Teachers Discuss George Floyd Murder And Chauvin Verdict

Home-school students could participate in public school activities under proposal in Missouri House | Politics | - on @stltoday

‘Pandemic or not’: Nashville FRONT group pushes for teacher accountability in TCAP testing | WKRN News 2 -

Getting Education Data Right: The Case of High School Admissions - Columbia Journalism Review - via cjr

S.F. school board approves unusual contract terms with superintendent - on @sfchronicle

A year without play: Parents and experts worry about loss of social skills during pandemic

Vote favors measure to pay private tuition for poor pupils - on @arkansasonline

Hackers post 26,000 Broward school files online

New Indiana budget proposal increases funding for teacher pay and voucher expansion via @ChalkbeatIN

Arizona Governor Vetoes Strict Sex Education Legislation | KNAU Arizona Public Radio -

Many Schools, Few Kids: St. Louis Plagued By Too Much Unused Building Space | St. Louis Public Radio - on @stlpublicradio

COVID: Newark school board goes ‘nuclear,’ tells teachers to return to classrooms April 29 – East Bay Times - on @eastbaytimes

Biden administration extends universal free school lunch through 2022 | TheHill -

Broward Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie accused of perjury; attorney Barbara Myrick also indicted

OPSB committee approves list of 20 school campuses to rename

Gary Rubinstein’s Blog: Education Reinventers | National Education Policy Center - on @NEPCtweet

Anchorage School Board passes anti-racism and equity policies with overwhelming support - Alaska Public Media - via @aprn

Big Education Ape: No Justice, No Excellence | Teacher in a strange land -

Big Education Ape: What's ahead for teachers? | Cornell Chronicle -

Big Education Ape: Teacher Tom: I Will Not Prepare Children for The "Jobs of Tomorrow" -

Big Education Ape: Jeff Bryant on America’s Workforce Radio: “Charter schools are often nonprofit in name only.” | Ed Politics -

Big Education Ape: Megan Prather: Back to the drawing board: SVCSB calls for new Epic settlement proposals - NONDOC -

Big Education Ape: U.S. Ed Dept. Releases State Plan Template for the American Rescue Plan Emergency Relief Fund + USDA Issues Pandemic Flexibilities for Schools and Day Care Facilities | U.S. Department of Education -

Big Education Ape: Biden Asks Congress to Double Title I on top of Stimulus Dollars: Why Is All This Money Needed? | janresseger -

Big Education Ape: Parent as Teacher during the Pandemic | Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice -

Big Education Ape: Thank you, Darnella Frazier. | deutsch29: Mercedes Schneider's Blog -

Big Education Ape: School Finance 101: Filling our Nation’s Funding Gaps | National Education Policy Center -

Big Education Ape: John Thompson: More Oklahoma Charter School Scandals - Network For Public Education -

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