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Thursday, June 24, 2021

THE TOP BANANA: TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Thursday, June 24, 2021 #REDFORED #tbats #edchat #K12 #learning #edleadership #edtech #engchat #literacy #edreform

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The Education Reform Oligarchy & Their School Choice Conversation | The Crucial Voice of the PeopleThe Crucial Voice of the People - via @missingvoice

CURMUDGUCATION: SCOTUS Backs F-bomb Cheerleader -

Journalistic Integrity, Thy Name is FOX! | The Merrow Report - on @wordpressdotcom

Questions about the specialized high school admissions process from a specialized high school teacher. Part 2 “Is Stuyvesant a good school?” | Gary Rubinstein's Blog - via @garyrubinstein

Teacher layoffs every year makes no sense. – Fred Klonsky - via @fklonsky

Seattle Schools Community Forum: A Chill in the Classroom -

Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Dismissed Cheerleader Re: Free Speech | deutsch29: Mercedes Schneider's Blog - on @wordpressdotcom

Sac City Superintendent Jorge Aguilar has failed as an administrator. It’s time for change

Dear Parents, Your Children’s K-12 Education Is Already Very Conservative – radical eyes for equity - via @plthomasEdD

Survey Monkey – Grumpy Old Teacher - via @sampsongregory

Florida Passes Law to Investigate “Indoctrination” in Higher Education | Diane Ravitch's blog - via @dianeravitch

Teacher Tom: We're Planting For Our Children and Grandchildren, Our Future Elders -

WILLIAMSON COUNTY CONTINUES WRESTLING WITH DIVERSITY, INCLUSION Tennessee Education Report – Education politics and policy in the Volunteer State - via @TNEdReport

Statement by Miguel Cardona Secretary of Education on the Policies and Priorities of the U.S. Department of Education | U.S. Department of Education -

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

Billions are headed to your state and local schools | Cloaking Inequity - via @ProfessorJVH

Brian Franklin: The Contradiction Between Celebrating Juneteenth and Banning Discussion of Racism | Diane Ravitch's blog - via @dianeravitch

Philadelphia City Councilmember Helen Gym detained in Harrisburg calling for education funding - via @PhillyInquirer

Student challenges Florida Gov. DeSantis over critical race theory ban - The Washington Post -

The underfunding of Latinx-serving school districts  - - via @pdkintl

NYC Educator: NYC Could Take a Giant Step Backward with Adams -

Education Research Report How elementary school principals spend their workweek -

Philadelphia council member among those arrested in fair funding protest via @ChalkbeatPHL

Teaching in Charter Schools (Part 1) | Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice - via @CubanLarry

We Found the Stupidest Critical Race Theory Argument Yet, and It Involves Freud

Emergency School Preparedness for Future Crises

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Summer learning a first step in pandemic recovery initiative for students via @nondocmedia

Education Matters: DCPS school board abdicates their responsibility to stand up for public education (draft) -

College vaccine mandates rile GOP states

DeSantis signs bill requiring Florida students, professors to register political views with state

Is Student Loan Debt Hurting Black Homeownership? HUD Secretary Says Yep!

What the hysteria over critical race theory is really all about

‘Kids aren’t born racist!’ Militia-backing protesters derail Kentucky school board meeting

School nurses say they are being left out of reopening conversations

Texas GOP Renews Call To Pass Anti-Trans Bill Targeting Student Athletes

Residents left fuming, fearful after contentious Loudoun County school board meeting

After admissions changes, Thomas Jefferson High will welcome most diverse class in recent history, officials say

OPINION: Prison learning must be high quality and lead to a degree

Column: Throwing tortillas isn't a racist act — until it is

A huge L.A. school budget spurs high-stakes recovery effort to boost achievement

The Effect Of Nikole Hannah-Jones' Tenure Denial On Black Faculty, Staff And Students

A Florida Principal Handwrote 459 Notes For Students Before Their Graduation Ceremony

The Dangers of Failing Grades

June’s Most Popular Posts | Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the Day... - on @Larryferlazzo

Ed Notes Online: The Ugly Facts - UFT Helped Adams and charters by ignoring Wiley, AOC Votes Stringer #2 questioning METOO auto cancellation -

Too Many Years Teaching at Multiple Locations in Multiple Situations with Diverse Students: Need Not Apply! | Dissident Voice -

Palm Beach County schools sued over use of Baker Act -

What an Eric Adams mayoralty could mean for schools via @ChalkbeatNY

Interior to investigate Indian boarding schools - Axios - on @axios

Memphis Flyer | 19 Tennessee School Systems Join Suit Against Vape Manufacturer -

Asbury Park NJ school closure: Teachers want apology, not blame - via @asburyparkpress

Ohio Supreme Court rules armed teachers must have police-level training in Madison schools case - by @JoshBazan on @wcpo

CPS wants limits on when schools call police. Are they enough? - Chalkbeat Chicago - on chalkbeat

More than half of Providence students were chronically absent this school year

High-profile S.F. parent advocate abandons public schools over son's pandemic learning loss - on @sfchronicle

Texas braces for bad STAAR results that are ‘every bit as problematic as we thought’ - via @dallasnews


THE TOP BANANA: TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Wednesday, June 23, 2021 #REDFORED #tbats #edchat #K12 #learning #edleadership #edtech #engchat #literacy #edreform
Big Education Ape THE TOP BANANA TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES DESPITE ALL THE TALKING, NOBODY IS TALKING – Dad Gone Wild - via @norinrad10 CURMUDGUCATION: AI Wants To Take Your Order (Among Other Things) - ECR Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) - Nutrition (CA Dept of Education) - https:

JUN 22

THE TOP BANANA: TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Tuesday, June 22, 2021 #REDFORED #tbats #edchat #K12 #learning #edleadership #edtech #engchat #literacy #edreform
Big Education Ape THE TOP BANANA TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES EXTRA: Big 8 Ohio School Districts Protest Senate Plan for School Funding | janresseger - via @janresseger CURMUDGUCATION: Is There Common Ground on Race and Education in Plain Sight - Supreme court rules that Arkansas teachers pe

JUN 21

THE TOP BANANA: TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Monday, June 21, 2021 #REDFORED #tbats #edchat #K12 #learning #edleadership #edtech #engchat #literacy #edreform
Big Education Ape THE TOP BANANA TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Father’s Day 2021: A Reminder to Read Aloud to Your Children | Live Long and Prosper - Seattle Schools Community Forum: Stats on King County Children and COVID Vaccination - CURMUDGUCATION: Things My Father Taught Me - ht

JUN 20

THE TOP BANANA: TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Sunday, June 20, 2021 #REDFORED #tbats #edchat #K12 #learning #edleadership #edtech #engchat #literacy #edreform #FATHERSDAY
Big Education Ape THE TOP BANANA TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Big Education Ape: Teacher Tom: Teacher Tom's Play Summit is Here: Together, Let's Turn This World Around - Cheers to Dads Who Read to Their Babies and Beyond! -
CURMUDGUCATION: ICYMI: Father's Day Edition (6/20) Father's Day Edition My father is in his mid-80s, not quite as spry as he once was, but still the smartest human I know. I have a lot more to say, but I just erased a humongous paragraph because I realized it just needs to be a separate post. So let's get on to the reading for this week. I will warn you up front that there's a lot of critical rac

JUN 19

TOP POSTS THIS WEEK Saturday, June 19, 2021 #REDFORED #tbats #openonlywhensafe #edchat #K12 #learning #edleadership #edtech #engchat #literacy #edreform
Big Education Ape PLEASE EXCUSE THE TEMPORARY FORMAT CHANGE I suffered a severe sinus infection from allergies which affected my vision. I am having trouble focusing. I went to my doc and she assured me it was temporary. 😊 Hope to be back to normal soon!!!! TOP POSTS THIS WEEK 6/19/21 Biden promised to end federal funding of for-profit charter schools. A new report explains how they operate. - T

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