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Friday, May 28, 2021

THE TOP BANANA: TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Friday, May 28, 2021 #REDFORED #tbats #edchat #K12 #learning #edleadership #edtech #engchat #literacy #edreform #TEACHTRUTH

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Bricolage Academy educators vote in favor of unionization | The Lens - by @ on @TheLensNOLA

When students suddenly struggle in school. - on @slate

Colorado Becomes First State To Ban Legacy College Admissions via @kpcc

Philadelphia teachers, principals say they were caught off guard by district’s proposal to change start times via @ChalkbeatPHL

Friday’s Must-Read Articles On School Reopening | Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the Day... - on @Larryferlazzo

The Newspaper That Took Teen Voices Seriously

As Newark schools plan for the fall, questions remain about vaccination, safety measures, and ...

Pushback against SF teachers' union BDS endorsement

“Dear Vaccine”: Massachusetts Fifth-graders Write Poems to COVID Vaccines

This puritannical high school yearbook edited student photos, sexualizing girls’ bodies

Joe Biden has publicly trashed student debt forgiveness. But behind the scenes, he’s made Democrats hopeful. via @MotherJones

BUSTED: Teacher who secretly penned white nationalist screeds put on leave after explosive exposé

Op-Ed: Support is here for accelerating education past the pandemic

Study points to big drop in Black teachers in Camden

Teachers Say Laws Banning Critical Race Theory Are Putting A Chill On Their Lessons

Students Compete To See Who Has The Best Cursive Writing

Most Popular Posts Of The Week | Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the Day... - on @Larryferlazzo

Can patriotism and criticism coexist in social studies?

OPINION: The wrong roadmap for teaching American history

Perspective | The 2021 college commencement speech for our times

The Yang Gang and Me

Texas school system administrator to lead Maryland schools

Ed Notes Online: Ravitch on NYC Mayoral Race and Charters Piling in -

Google's AI plans make its education dominance more alarming - on @fastcompany

Texas districts poised to keep virtual school offerings after Senate gives its approval - via @dallasnews

Utah Gov. Spencer Cox signs off on ban of school face mask mandates - Deseret News - on deseretnews

Bill banning ‘hairstyle discrimination’ in schools passes House -

Colorado bill to expand district power against charters fails - Chalkbeat Colorado - on chalkbeat

Failure rates during COVID triple at some Houston districts | - on KHOU

Detroit Schools, Council of Baptist Pastors urge return to school - via @freep

Tens of Thousands of Students May Have to Repeat a Grade. Should They? - by @cgewertz on @educationweek

Montana's top prosecutor bans critical race theory programs - on @ap

Teacher ‘thank you’ bonuses gain steam and spark debate - Chalkbeat - on chalkbeat

Illinois Continued to Seclude and Restrain Students This Year Even Though Many Schools Were Closed — ProPublica - via @propublica

Investigative Post: Only one third of Buffalo Schools students have satisfactory attendance | WBFO -

IPS remote learning will be only at charter schools next fall - Chalkbeat Indiana - on chalkbeat

Zoning for charter schools should be the same as public ISD schools - via @dallasnews

Stronger Partnerships with State Allies to Protect Student Borrowers - Blog -

Curmudgucation: Charters vs. Vouchers | National Education Policy Center - on @NEPCtweet

Big Education Ape: Is Teaching a Profession, an Occupation, a Calling, or a Job? | The Merrow Report -

Big Education Ape: NYC Public School Parents: Call to Action! Keep the cap on charters! -

Big Education Ape: Seattle Schools Community Forum: Seattle Schools and Planning for Reopening for Fall 2021 -

Big Education Ape: 2021 CA Classified School Employees of the Year - Year 2021 (CA Dept of Education) -

Big Education Ape: Teacher Tom: Childhood Comes Alive in Those Places Adults Don't Really Care About -

Big Education Ape: Probably No Early Retirement Incentive This Year | JD2718 -

Big Education Ape: Eliminating Federal Charter Schools Program Would Curb Academic and Financial Abuses by Charter Operators | janresseger -

Big Education Ape: Oklahoma: Epic Virtual Charter Severs Ties to Co-Founders’ For-Profit Firm After Paying Them Millions | Diane Ravitch's blog -

Big Education Ape: Ka-Ching! The Charter Lobby Buys into NYC’s Mayoral Race | Diane Ravitch's blog -

Big Education Ape: NewBlackMan (in Exile) TODAY #BLM #BLACKLIVESMATTER -

Big Education Ape: Give school food service workers the support they deserve - Education Votes -

Big Education Ape: News that would make Grandmas Vasquez Proud | Cloaking Inequity -


THE TOP BANANA: TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Thursday, May 27, 2021 #REDFORED #tbats #edchat #K12 #learning #edleadership #edtech #engchat #literacy #edreform #TEACHTRUTH
Big Education Ape THE TOP BANANA TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Thank you, teachers, for this pandemic school year - - on @clevelanddotcom A Productive Meeting Between the District and Teachers About the Next School Year - McSweeney’s Internet Tendency -

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