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Tuesday, August 24, 2021

THE TOP BANANA: TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Tuesday, August 24, 2021 #REDFORED #tbats #edchat #K12 #learning #edtech #engchat #literacy #edreform #TEACHtheTRUTH #CRT

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The Top Banana: Today's Education Headlines | Facebook -

DIY Air Filters For Classrooms? Experts Are Enthusiastic — And A Citizen Scientist Makes It Easy -

School Finance 101: Charter Schooling in the Post-Espinoza & Fulton Era | National Education Policy Center - on @NEPCtweet

CURMUDGUCATION: Jeb Bush Gets It Wrong -

Individual Behavior and Community Safety: Cycling Edition – radical eyes for equity - via @plthomasEdD

POLITICS OR VIRTUE? – Dad Gone Wild - via @norinrad10

Saint Louis School Board Stalls Privatization Agenda | tultican - on @wordpressdotcom

Masks,Vaccinations, and Opening Schools: Decisions amid a Culture War (Part 2) | Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice - via @CubanLarry

Pasadena, California, School Board Endorses High Standard for Vaccinations | Diane Ravitch's blog - via @dianeravitch

Moving from “All Students Must” to “Each Student Deserves” – radical eyes for equity - via @plthomasEdD

Philanthropy Is A Part Of The Black Legacy - Philly's 7th Ward -

New Guidance Reaffirms Importance of Full Implementation of Individuals with Disabilities Education Act Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic | U.S. Department of Education -

NEA Head Demands More Lockdowns and Masks, Defends Anti-Vaccine Teachers - Capital Research Center - on @capitalresearch

Expect National Vaccine Mandate for Teachers, AFT President Randi Weingarten Says: Video - Bloomberg - on @business

Teacher Tom: "Our Only True Wealth And Salvation" -

Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice: Downsizing School Reform After the Pandemic | National Education Policy Center - on @NEPCtweet

Discriminatory Enrollment Practices Are Pervasive In Charter Schools | Dissident Voice -

Children Are Currently Required to Take Many Vaccines | Diane Ravitch's blog - via @dianeravitch

NIH director: Vaccine approval for kids unlikely before late 2021

James Loewen, Author Of 'Lies My Teacher Told Me,' Dies At 79 : NPR - on @NPR

“I wanted to teach differently than I had been taught”: How some Texas educators practice anti-racist teaching

Texas' ban on critical race theory in schools proves the GOP still doesn't understand MLK's message - by MSNBC on @MSNBC

George Washington and the First Mass Military Inoculation (John W. Kluge Center, Library of Congress) -

Gary B. Nash, 88, Dies; Drew Ire for Trying to Update History Education - The New York Times - on @nytimes

Mike Klonsky's Blog: Why WHO wants us to forego booster shots -

Philly City Council members back call for more student COVID testing  - Chalkbeat Philadelphia - on chalkbeat

ATRs Are About to Get Screwed -

What Will Delta Mean For the School Year? - The Atlantic -

Why Parents Kept Their Kids Home From School

How 7 governors used American Rescue Plan funding the right way via @EdVotes

NewBlackMan (in Exile) - via @NewBlackMan

AFT Endorsement of Shuler Viewed As Possible Long-Term Position | News of the Week | - on @thechiefleader

The Topic Of Masks In Schools Is Polarizing Some Parents To The Point Of Violence

Debate over mask mandates in schools continues as COVID-19 vaccination rates increase among teens - MarketWatch - by @jaimy_lee on @marketwatch

Teachers' Unions, Doctors Agree: Vaccines, Masks Crucial for Return-to-School | Health News | US News - on @USNews

NYSUT, NYS American Academy of Pediatrics Highlight Importance of All Students Returning to School In Person via @Yonkers Times

Why National Teachers Unions Won’t Require Vaccine Mandates | Time - on @TIME

'Somebody Had to Do It': Black Superintendent Challenges Mask Mandate Prohibition

New Orleans schools report 453 cases and 4,657 quarantines among students, staff

Universities are finally acknowledging their complicity in slavery, but they must offer reparations, too

College life is back and loaded with COVID rules as students return to campuses

1,893 L.A. students, staff tested positive for coronavirus last week, group reports

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Tuesday’s New Articles & Videos 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

Fine Print: How health and safety guidelines for schools have been revised

Murphy orders vaccinations for teachers, state employees

NJ’s teacher shortage adds to list of concerns in return to in-person learning

Mayor de Blasio announces vaccine mandate for all NYC public schools staff

The Delta Variant Meets ‘Open Schools Now’

COVID safety tops Philly students’ concerns before return to school: ‘I’m a little nervous’

Vaccine mandates ordered in New York City, New Jersey schools as masking battle escalates in Florida

Education Research Report: Impact of Professional Development Incentives for Early Childhood Education Workforce -

Will NJ teachers have to be the "mask police?" -

Dallas looking for 12,000 students who didn’t show up to school - via @dallasnews

Many School Districts Keep Covid-19 Closure Thresholds Flexible - WSJ - by @chapmanreports on @WSJ

Covid in the Schools: Too Much Caution Will Hurt Children - Bloomberg - on @bopinion

JCPS: Student-teacher altercation at Louisville school under review - via @courierjournal

Chicago Police To Keep Officers In Schools That Rejected Them | WBEZ Chicago -

Florida school mask mandate power struggle goes before judge - on @ap

Many small districts complain California shorted their funding during the pandemic | EdSource - on @edsource

Masks, sex ed, CRT turn sleepy Nebraska school board meetings into culture war battlegrounds | State and regional news | - on @scj

State puts 51 school districts on probation for not following mask mandate | Illinois | - on @thecentersquare

Report: Homeless students are undercounted and underserved in Detroit. Schools struggle to find them. via @ChalkbeatDET

Utah parents sue state for banning school districts from enacting mask mandates - by on @sltrib

Park Slope school lost a third of its students since pandemic: principal - by @nypmetro on @nypost

Lawmakers continue probe of critical race theory in Missouri schools despite results of district survey

Online enrollment surges at CCSD in early days of school year | Las Vegas Review-Journal - on @reviewjournal

Millennial Money: Pandemic spurs school finance courses - on @ap

ACLU sues South Carolina over mask mandate ban | - on wltx

Joe Biden Tells Parents to Have Children Masked Whenever They Are Outside the Home - on @newsweek

RI teachers union OKs records release in fight with SK school department | -

Grade inflation in high school is rampant. Am I part of the problem? - via @usatoday

Perspective: The multi-million dollar pandemic mistake schools are reluctant to fix

Ed Notes Online: UFT Leaders Support Insurance Scams -- Hospitals and Insurers Didn’t Want You to See These Prices - NYT -

The Dangers of Going Back to School After a Year of COVID-19 Lockdowns | Dissident Voice -

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