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Friday, August 6, 2021

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'We're recommending everybody wear masks right now': CDC calls for school masks regardless of vaccination status - POLITICO -

Why Disciplined Messaging on Public School Policy Is So Important | janresseger - via @janresseger

Important Notice: Programs Moved to CDSS - CDMIS Update #27 - Child Development (CA Dept of Education) -

NYC Public School Parents: Amanda Vender, parent and ENL teacher, explains in her C4E comments why putting extra teachers in the classroom is NOT as beneficial as reducing class size -

The NEA RA. Falling delegate numbers and do nothings. – Fred Klonsky - via @fklonsky

Education Research Report: Privacy and security perceptions of online education proctoring services -

Teacher Tom: Why? Why? Why? -

The Arrogance of Stupidity | Diane Ravitch's blog - via @dianeravitch

How the Eviction Crisis is also an Education Crisis | Schott Foundation for Public Education -

Yeah, But What Do Black and Brown Teachers Have to Say? - Philly's 7th Ward -

AFT president says union is now ‘looking at vaccine mandates’ - POLITICO -

Ed Notes Online: AFL-CIO Trumpka Dead, Is Randi in play to succeed? Implications for AFT/UFT? Flight Attendent union leader and progressive Sara Nelson in running - Ed Notes Online -

Steve Ruis: OMG! We Are That Stupid! | Diane Ravitch's blog - via @dianeravitch

Hospitals gearing up for possible surge of pediatric COVID patients - on @YahooNews

AFT President Randi Weingarten Mourns the Sudden Passing of AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka | American Federation of Teachers - by aftunion

Covid Vaccine Mandate for Kids Could Be Back-to-School Fight of 2021 - Bloomberg - on @BW

What the Data Says About How Kids Learn to Read (and Learn to Like It) ‹ Literary Hub - via @lithub

New York City Council considering legislation to lower class sizes - City & State New York - on @csny

El Paso Mayor, County Judge urge Gov. Abbot to allow schools to decide mask requirements | KFOX - on @kfox14

TMA Urges Student Masking, Vaccination as Delta Variant Spreads -

Data leak affects about 3,000 NYC students and 100 employees, officials confirm - Chalkbeat New York - on chalkbeat

Facebook disabled NYU researchers' accounts over alleged terms violation

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Leading Philadelphia child advocacy group is now Children First - Chalkbeat Philadelphia - on chalkbeat

Education Matters: From masks to whatever a timeline. -

Education Matters: Greene snubs her nose at the school board masks, and the raging pandemic. -

L.A. County Youth Offender Housing Plans Stir Controversy

NewBlackMan (in Exile) - via @NewBlackMan

Duncan Public Schools gives students Pathways to Future Careers via @nondocmedia

Head of American Federation of Teachers Signals Openness to Vaccine Mandates - The New York Times - on @nytimes

Chicago Teachers Union says coronavirus delta variant opens door to potentially 'pause in-person instruction' via @YahooNews

Kansas Legislator and Ex-Substitute Teacher Accused of Kneeing Student in the Groin Turns in License, Blames Behavior on 'Mental Health Battles'

Anti-retaliation policy aims to protect school staff, parents and students

The Best Way to Keep Your Kids Safe From Delta

L.A. community colleges to require COVID-19 vaccination or regular testing for students and staff

The deadline to sign up for LAUSD online school is Friday. Here's what you need to know

Friday’s New Articles On 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

Just 9% of Newark students met state math standards this spring, data show

Florida School Districts That Require Masks, May Have Their Funding Cut

Some Florida School Districts Will Require Masks. The Governor May Cut Their Funding

NY state Health Dept. won’t interfere in NYC’s fall school reopening plans

White House Makes Back-to-School Push for Student Vaccinations

School Is Back in Session in Atlanta. Teachers and Families Are Wary.

Some School Districts Are Defying State Bans on Mask Mandates

District launching citywide bus tour prior to opening of school

Screaming woman demands school committee do a 're-vote' after approving mask mandate — they adjourned instead

Florida children’s hospitals see pediatric COVID cases soar amid delta variant surge

Bill Gates says time with Epstein a 'huge mistake'

Vaccine Mandatory For Some State Workers, School Masks Required

Texas won't require schools to notify parents of COVID-19 cases

“We’re looking at vaccine mandates,” says Weingarten after push back. – Fred Klonsky - via @fklonsky

Northwest D.C. 'NIMBYs' fight proposal over new schools - The Washington Post -

Howard University to build center to research health disparities - The Washington Post -

Boston Public Schools superintendent apologizes for letting license expire -

Education Secretary to state leaders: 'Don't be the reason why schools are interrupted'

Masks, critical race theory among education issues up for Texas’ Legislature’s 2nd special session - via @dallasnews

Teachers' union responds to criticism for not pushing vaccine mandates - CNN Video -

CPS Special Education Remains Plagued With Troubles | WBEZ Chicago -

City teachers union chief calls critics 'idiots' who should 'shut up' - by @nypmetro on @nypost

School vouchers to avoid mask rules? Florida education officials are considering it

Teacher concerns rise over CCSD’s new grading model | KLAS -

Dozens Of NYC Public School Buildings May Not Be Able To Fit Their Students At 3 Feet Apart This Fall - Gothamist - on @gothamist

Critical race theory: Utah teachers have a rule on what they can’t teach - Deseret News - on deseretnews

Reeves declares state takeover of Holmes Co. schools | Mississippi Today - by @krroyals on @MSTODAYnews

Florida will allow students to transfer schools over mask policy | - on FCN2go

Secretary Cardona to Join CDC Director Rochelle Walensky for a Town Hall Discussion Hosted by YMCA of Greater Boston and Boys & Girls Club of Boston Media Advisories U.S. Department of Education -

Nearly 200 doctors clash with school district that refuses to mandate masks

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