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Wednesday, July 14, 2021

THE TOP BANANA: TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Wednesday, JULY 14, 2021 #REDFORED #tbats #edchat #K12 #learning #edtech #engchat #literacy #edreform #TEACHtheTRUTH #CRT

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NAACP Education and Civil Rights Initiative’s Critical Race Theory Webinar | Cloaking Inequity - via @ProfessorJVH

Tomorrow, Families Will Begin Receiving Expanded Child Tax Credit Payments | janresseger - via @janresseger

Sign Up for NPE’s Annual Conference This October! | Diane Ravitch's blog - via @dianeravitch

Education Matters: Diana Greene the Teflon superintendent, part 1, Scandals follow Greene to Duval -

North Carolina: School Board Bans Teaching Anything That Makes Students Uncomfortable | Diane Ravitch's blog - via @dianeravitch

Tennessee: Top Vaccination Official Fired for Urging Teens to Get Vaccinated | Diane Ravitch's blog - via @dianeravitch

Teacher Tom: The Awesome Power to Alter the World in an Instant -


New Report Released on Crime and Safety in Schools and College Campuses

Opinion | Why Is the Country Panicking About Critical Race Theory? - The New York Times - on @nytimes

How the media's helping GOP fuel critical race theory hysteria - by Eric Boehlert - PRESS RUN -

Public Funds Public Schools|The PFPS Interview: Reverend Johnson of Pastors for Texas Children -

(PDF) The Illusion of Inclusion: A Critical Race Theory Textual Analysis of Race and Standards -

To understand the history wars, follow the paper trail | TheHill -

The Politics of Childhood in an Era of Authoritarian Education | by Paul Thomas | Jul, 2021 | Medium - by @plthomasEdD on @Medium

Tennessee vaccination outreach to minors halted, not just for COVID-19 - via @tennessean

State officials: Charter school's 'grossly inadequate' financial practices may be illegal and unethical - via @idahoednews

Effort widens in Philadelphia to inform families about option for students to repeat a grade via @ChalkbeatPHL

In America: Kimberlé Crenshaw on 'Critical Race Theory' and Its Ill-Informed Critics | NewBlackMan (in Exile) -

UC Foster Students Demand Better Treatment on Campus

Educators angered over scrapping of COVID-19 mitigation measures in schools

School boards' unscientific response to COVID-19 is nothing new

In parenting or politics, appeasement is often a losing psychological strategy, experts say

California Reverses On Banning Unmasked Students From Campuses

Educators grapple with how to enforce California school mask mandate in the fall

As applications plunge, Newark schools face threat of lower enrollment

More NYC students from poorest districts accepted to ‘Gifted’ program rises after admissions shakeup

New York City and California Stick With Mask Guidelines in Schools

Schools Are Receiving $129 Billion in Stimulus Aid. Where Is It Going?

'Killing kids to own the libs': Americans horrified after Tennessee shuts down all child vaccination programs

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

Columbia school board OKs contracts, agreement on The 1619 Project - via @columbiatribune

Some states move to block Covid-19 vaccine requirements in public schools - CNN -

Should Texas teachers be required to post lesson information for review? - via @dallasnews

Murphy opponent Ciattarelli draws fire for saying he’d ‘roll back’ LGBTQ curriculum in N.J. schools - - on @njdotcom

Baltimore City Schools: 41% of high school students earn below 1.0 GPA | WBFF - on

Senators Grill Civil Rights Nominee on Transgender Students, Sexual Assault Investigations - by @EvieBlad on @educationweek

Critical race theory debate hits New York City public schools - Chalkbeat New York - on chalkbeat

Judge rules against former Indiana teacher who said he was forced to resign for refusing to call trans students by chosen names - on @YahooNews

Biden pick says she’ll rebuild civil rights office - Chalkbeat - on chalkbeat


THE TOP BANANA: TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Tuesday, JULY 13, 2021 #REDFORED #tbats #edchat #K12 #learning #edtech #engchat #literacy #edreform #TEACHtheTRUTH #CRT
Big Education Ape THE TOP BANANA TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES PTA: Reform Obstacle or Trusted Parent Advocate? | tultican - on @wordpressdotcom HOW DO WE CHOOSE? – Dad Gone Wild - via @norinrad10 NYC Public School Parents: Latest Talk out of School: Tom Loveless on the failure of the Common Core -

JUL 12

THE TOP BANANA: TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Monday, JULY 12, 2021 #REDFORED #tbats #edchat #K12 #learning #edtech #engchat #literacy #edreform #TEACHtheTRUTH #CRT
Big Education Ape THE TOP BANANA TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES While Statehouses Try to Legislate Against Teaching about Racism, Educators and Historians Fight to Protect Students from Censorship | janresseger - via @janresseger Education Matters: Florida's separate and unequal education system -

JUL 11

THE TOP BANANA: TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Sunday, JULY 11, 2021 #REDFORED #tbats #edchat #K12 #learning #edtech #engchat #literacy #edreform #TEACHtheTRUTH #CRT
Big Education Ape THE TOP BANANA TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Fantastic Article about CRT “Good News” from a Texas Baptist | deutsch29: Mercedes Schneider's Blog - on @wordpressdotcom Choosing Democracy: Is Learning Loss Real ? - Does Critical Race Theory Debacle Signal Collapse of American Empire? -
FAMILY VACATION EDITION Hiatus The staff of the Curmudgucation Institute home office are on the road for a corporate retreat in Maine. Internet access is spotty there. Also, I am told that sometimes people actually vacation by stepping away from social media. Most years I pre-create some content (usually some greatest hits compilations) but this year I just didn't pull it off. So tonight we're i

JUL 10

TOP POSTS THIS WEEK Saturday, July 10, 2021 #REDFORED #tbats #edchat #K12 #learning #edtech #engchat #literacy #edreform #TEACHtheTRUTH #CRT #TEACH21 #AFTTEACH21
Big Education Ape TOP POSTS THIS WEEK 7/10/21 Biden promised to end federal funding of for-profit charter schools. A new report explains how they operate. - The Washington Post New report provides reality check on virtual schools - The Washington Post TOP POSTS THIS WEEK Saturday, July 3, 2021 #REDFORED #tbats #openonlywhensafe #edchat #K12 #learning #edleadership #edtech #engchat #literacy #edre
THE TOP BANANA: TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Saturday, JULY 10, 2021 #REDFORED #tbats #edchat #K12 #learning #edtech #engchat #literacy #edreform #TEACHtheTRUTH #CRT #TEACH21 #AFTTEACH21
Big Education Ape THE TOP BANANA TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES AFT TEACH 2021 | American Federation of Teachers - by aftunion #TEACH21 #AFTTEACH21 NPE opposes all legislation that restricts the discussion of racism in schools - Network For Public Education -

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