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Tuesday, August 31, 2021

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Marie Corfield: Four Back-to-School Lessons From COVID Teaching -

Protecting The Defenseless | Real Learning CT - via @reallearningct

Gary Rubinstein's Blog: Is Math the Emperor’s New Subject? | National Education Policy Center - on @NEPCtweet

LIVING IN THE LAND OF CONFUSION – Dad Gone Wild - via @norinrad10

Grassroots Education Network- August 2021 Newsletter - Network For Public Education - via @Network4pubEd

Let Your Light Shine | Cloaking Inequity - via @ProfessorJVH

Florida defies judge and punishes 2 school districts over masksPOLITICOSearchSearchClose -

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Lee Administration Faces Lawsuit, Federal Investigation Over Botched COVID Response – Tennessee Education Report - via @TNEdReport

ACLU: Mask Bans Are Unfair to Students with Disabilities | Diane Ravitch's blog - via @dianeravitch

Steve Hinnefeld: The Absurd Misuse of History | Diane Ravitch's blog - via @dianeravitch

Mask debate moves from school boards to courtrooms - on @ap

Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights Opens Investigations in Five States Regarding Prohibitions of Universal Indoor Masking | U.S. Department of Education -

Teens Want COVID Vaccine, Even Without Parental Consent - via @BuzzFeedNews

70 Child Advocacy Organizations Call on Texas Governor to Protect Migrant Children | First Focus on Children - on @first_focus

Are masks effective for kids? Here’s what to know before school starts - The Boston Globe - on @BostonGlobe

NC state legislature passes accountability waiver bill - EducationNC - via @educationnc

Opinion | We’re Burying Our Kids in Debt (Just Not the Way You Think) - The New York Times - on @nytimes

Indoctrination by Omission. Republicans and conservatives are… | by Paul Thomas | Aug, 2021 | Medium - by @plthomasEdD on @Medium

Charter Schooling in the Post-Espinoza & Fulton Era – School Finance 101 - via @SchlFinance101

Ottawa County, Michigan: Anti-Maskers Disrupt County Commissioners’ Meeting | Diane Ravitch's blog - via @dianeravitch

Parents, teachers protest building conditions day before Philadelphia students return to school via @ChalkbeatPHL

Hispanic Heritage Month Is Coming Up – Here Are Teaching & Learning Resources | Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the Day... - on @Larryferlazzo

Showing That Child Welfare Surveillance Doesn’t Work

As Kids Head Back to School, Partisan Politics Threatens Their Learning and Safety

Fauxgressives Win Recent Neighborhood Council Elections

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Education Department to probe 5 states with ‘unacceptable’ school mask bans

With Classrooms Reopening, Baker Wants More In-School Vaccinations - WGBH

As districts insist on vaccines, some teachers push back - The Middletown Press

Anxiety running high as COVID-19 threatens to disrupt schools — again | TheHill

Overworked school superintendents are hesitant to take on the role of public health officer, too

Are anti-mandate protests now a menace to society?

Illinois Becomes the First State to Require Media Literacy Classes for High School Students

New Orleans Public Schools ‘closed until further notice’ after Ida strikes

L.A. teachers union calls for vaccination mandate for eligible students, stricter quarantines

Tuesday’s New Articles & Videos About School Reopenings | Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the Day... - on @Larryferlazzo

Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the Day... | The latest news and resources in education since 2007 - on @Larryferlazzo

Murphy’s mask mandate for schools draws some parental opposition

Lack Of Bus Drivers Is Hampering The Start Of The School Year

Education Dept. Announces Civil Rights Investigations Into 5 States' Mask Mandate Bans

As School Board Meetings Get Hostile, Some Members Are Calling It Quits

As Schools Reopen, Child Psychiatrists Expect To See A Surge Of Kids Who Need Help

Florida Withholds Money From Schools Over Mask Mandates

La variante delta se infiltró en un aula de primaria. Así sucedió

Texas school's first Black principal put on leave after conservative uproar over critical race theory

WATCH: Fistfight breaks out after Florida anti-masker assaults doctor outside school board meeting

'Uneducated people is how you make Republicans': Gaetz slammed after calling for Education department to be abolished

Educators are now public health workers

DeSantis administration blows off court ruling and strips funding from schools defying mask mandate ban

WATCH: QAnon fan accuses Florida school board of using masks to commit child trafficking

Controversial 'Miss California' is now a MAGA extremist who unleashed an off-the-wall rant at a school board meeting

‘How you get stuff done’: Anti-mask GOP nominee threatens to use ’20 strong men’ to physically remove school boards

IL School Children Can Now Miss Class For Mental Health: New Law

Sacramento City Unified gears up for classroom return, will provide COVID-19 testing

Florida withholds funds from two school districts requiring masks — despite court decision against state ban on mandates

Someone Just Played A Hilarious 'Simpsons' Prank On A Virginia School Board

GOP Candidate Suggests Forcibly Removing School Board Members Over Mask Mandates

A school year like no other: The class of 2021 played ‘the hand we were dealt’

‘It Divides, Rather Than Unites’: Ohio Governor Opposes Teaching Critical Race Theory in K-12 Schools

New Hanover High School students evacuated after shooting - via @StarNewsOnline

CPD agrees to pull cops from schools that voted to remove them - Chicago Sun-Times -

Hawaii distance-learning students might get their instruction from teachers out of state | Honolulu Star-Advertiser - by @TimothyHurley on @staradvertiser

Some advocates want to change the label ‘emotionally disturbed’ - Chalkbeat New York - on chalkbeat

Va. Supreme Court denies Loudoun County school board's appeal on teacher's suspension | WJLA - on @7newsdc

Officials withhold school board salaries over mask mandates - on WJXT

Vaccinated Anchorage School District employees will get up to 10 additional paid days off for quarantine if they get COVID-19 - via @adndotcom

The number of homeschooled kids in America has doubled during the pandemic

Prank finds its way into Henrico School Board meeting | The Henrico Citizen -

‘We’re being set up for failure’: Massachusetts’ hard line against remote learning this year has left some families feeling hopeless - The Boston Globe - on @BostonGlobe

Idaho schools again report nearly all teachers are 'proficient' or better - by @jonesblakej on @idahoednews

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