Wednesday, April 7, 2021

THE TOP BANANA: TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Wednesday, April 7, 2021 #REDFORED #tbats #openonlywhensafe #edchat #K12 #learning #edleadership #edtech #engchat #literacy #edreform

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In Philadelphia, education secretary says schools can open safely via @ChalkbeatPHL

An Early Retirement Incentive Exists! But, what does it say? | JD2718 - on @wordpressdotcom

Wisconsin Superintendent of Public Instruction Election Results plus State Legislative Special Elections in CA, MO, OK, and WI

April (2021) Useful Parent Engagement Resources – Part One | Engaging Parents In School… -

NEA leads fight to fix public service loan forgiveness via @EdVotes

The Money Stays on Campus: Universities and Control of Urban Communities with Davarian Baldwin | NewBlackMan (in Exile) -

81% of teachers vaccinated or have appointments, according to union survey - CBS News - on @CBSPolitics

COVID-19 cases dip as schools enjoy spring break

San Francisco suspends plan to rename Lincoln, Washington schools

NC bill orders any school employee to ‘immediately’ notify parents if a child ‘exhibits gender nonconformity’

California school district reaches impasse with union over its demands, including 4 child care centers

No, thousands of people did not die from the coronavirus vaccine — and other news literacy lessons

Newsom expects K-12 schools to be open full time in fall

State budget to bring a long-awaited windfall for NYC schools

San Francisco Schools Will Keep Jefferson, Lincoln and Washington Names

Poll: Nearly half of parents don’t want their kids to go to a four-year college

JB signs two bills and I have concerns. – Fred Klonsky - via @fklonsky

Education Research Report: 6.8% fewer students attending college immediately after high school this past fall, an unprecedented one-year decline -

Perspective | Why Republican efforts to ban the 1619 Project from classrooms are so misguided

Masks and a good ventilation system are more important than social distancing for reducing the airborne spread of COVID-19 in classrooms

Teacher turnover hasn’t increased during the pandemic — yet. via @Chalkbeat

Natomas teachers union files unfair labor charge after district announces 5-day schedule

Teachers union calls on Chicago to delay high school reopening by a week, but district wants to stay course - Chalkbeat Chicago - on chalkbeat

Nearly Half of U.S. Parents Want More Noncollege Paths - on @Gallup

Survey: Even as schools reopen, many students learn remotely - on @ap

S.F. school board reverses decision to rename 44 schools, citing 'frivolous litigation' - on @sfchronicle

Oklahoma Public School Districts Band Together To Fight Charter School Funding Equalization | KGOU -

70 school districts preparing to sue Ohio over private school vouchers - - on @clevelanddotcom

Will Governor McKee take over the Providence school takeover?

Bill would allow Alabama parents to move students to other school districts - - on @aldotcom

Answer Sheet: A Look at Whether Charter Schools Are Fiscal Threats to Local School Districts | National Education Policy Center - on @NEPCtweet

Here’s what we know about infections in D.C. schools

How Box Tops for Education Lost Its Way

Big Education Ape: Texas: Public Schools Are Better Than Charter Schools: Stop Funding Failure! | Diane Ravitch's blog -

Big Education Ape: New York Allows Opt IN for State Tests This Year | Diane Ravitch's blog -

Big Education Ape: Betsy DeVos’ hand-picked candidate for Wisconsin state school superintendent loses | -

Big Education Ape: Teacher Tom: Let's Turn The World Around: Teacher Tom's Play Summit -

Big Education Ape: OKLAHOMA ELECTION UPDATE - Paula Lewis re-elected chairperson of OKCPS Board of Education - NonDoc -

Big Education Ape: JEFF BRYANT: Yes, Biden Promised to End Standardized Testing in Schools - LA Progressive -

Big Education Ape: Carol Corbett Burris: Why Do Charter Schools Get Away with Massive Fraud? | Diane Ravitch's blog -

Big Education Ape: On Numerators and Denominators and the Reckless Redistribution of School Funding | okeducationtruths -

Big Education Ape: The Hubris of Billionaire Philanthropy and the Damage Wrought by the Common Core Standards | janresseger -

Big Education Ape: SSPI Issues Statement Regarding Reopening CA + SFSP Mandatory Training is Now Available - Year 2021 (CA Dept of Education) -

Big Education Ape: NYC Educator: The DOE Office of Equal Opportunity at Work -

Big Education Ape: CURMUDGUCATION: Can You Fool An AI Emotion Reader -

Big Education Ape: A VERY BUSY DAY Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the Day... The latest news and resources in education since 2007 #tBATs -


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