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Thursday, August 26, 2021

THE TOP BANANA: TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Thursday, August 26, 2021 #REDFORED #tbats #edchat #K12 #learning #edtech #engchat #literacy #edreform #TEACHtheTRUTH #CRT

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School Finance 101: Methods for comparing school site spending (and correctly making charter school comparisons) – School Finance 101 - via @SchlFinance101

John Thompson: Mask Battles Rage on in Oklahoma - Network For Public Education - on @Network4pubEd

NYC Public School Parents: NY Times columnists still financially benefitting from Bill Gates largesse -without acknowledgement from the Times -

Two easy ways to fight for smaller classes for your kids! | Class Size Matters Two easy ways to fight for smaller classes for your kids! | A clearinghouse for information on class size & the proven benefits of smaller classes -

Education Matters: A tale of two quarantines -

Teen Heroes | deutsch29: Mercedes Schneider's Blog - on @wordpressdotcom

Teacher Tom: They Say There Are No Stupid Questions, But I Beg To Differ -

Texas: School Cancels Award-Winning Elective in Government to Avoid Conflict with New “Critical Race Theory” Law | Diane Ravitch's blog - via @dianeravitch

COVID Turned a School Ventilation Crisis into a Nightmare: Here's How We Fix It | Students are Back in Schools. What Will They Be Taught? - Blog | Schott Foundation for Public Education -

Radical Eyes for Equity: NCTQ: “The Data Was Effectively Useless” | National Education Policy Center - on @NEPCtweet

Learning from Failures in Teaching: Three Students I Have Taught (Part 1) | Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice - via @CubanLarry

Opinion | Why Vaccine Mandates for Teachers Have Been a Harder Sell Than Mask Mandates for Kids - The New York Times - on @nytimes

Segregation is Killing Us... - by Territorial Empathy

CPS board member says it’s ‘offensive’ that CPD won’t honor schools’ request to remove officers - Chicago Sun-Times -

The Fight for School Equity - -

glen brown: “The most effective thing you can do to protect yourself, your loved ones and the world, is to GET VACCINATED. And it will work” by Dr. Anita Sircar -

Education Research Report: Praising Students in a Classroom Setting Has a Big Impact on Their Behavior -

A Collection Of The Best Advice To Teachers About Supporting Afghan Refugee Students | Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the Day... - on @Larryferlazzo

Seen on a Texas Highway | Diane Ravitch's blog - via @dianeravitch

A Boy With an Autoimmune Disease Was Ready to Learn in Person. Then His State Banned Mask Mandates.

College amid a pandemic: The Class of 2025

How to Help Kids Like School Better - The Atlantic -

“Opportunities without access means nothing,” says OK educator on Internet access for all students

Education Shouldn't Be A Debt Sentence - My debt is symptomatic of capitalism. It should be canceled.

Secret Corporate Memo Fueling Guerilla War on Campus Progressives

Extended Closed School Discharge Will Provide 115K Borrowers from ITT Technical Institute More Than $1.1B in Loan Forgiveness | U.S. Department of Education -

GOP bans on school masks draw federal civil rights challenges - POLITICO -

NewBlackMan (in Exile) - via @NewBlackMan

US, California teacher union officials visit Petaluma schools, talk success and shortfalls of the new school year - on @northbaynews

COVID-19 is Harder for People with Autism

California High School Cheerleaders Subjected to Monkey Noises, Racial Slurs During Football Game

North Carolina Bill Going After Critical Race Theory Advances in State Senate

'Arthur' is Getting a Sikh Character

Texas Governor Issues Order Banning Local Vaccine Mandates

She Joined The School Board To Serve Her Community. Now She's In The Crossfire

NYC teachers union outreach finds widespread COVID concerns among parents ahead of return to school

Scott Walker: Act 10's Weakening of Unions Worked in Wisconsin

Illinois will require masks indoors for everyone and educators must get shots or face testing.

The New Chief Chaplain at Harvard? An Atheist.

'To hell with your consistent racism': California school district in turmoil after students' 'hate crime' outrages community

Secretary Cardona, Wisconsin Sen. Tammy Baldwin to Visit Northeast Wisconsin Technical College to Highlight Career and Technical Education U.S. Department of Education -

Arizona anti-masker tells school board ‘the science is ridiculous’ and declares ‘this is America’ as parents applaud

Five schools close due to rising COVID cases in Alabama town that hosted Trump rally

Judge: Lawsuit over DeSantis schools mask-policy tests uncharted legal waters

Does Your Kid's Classroom Need An Air Purifier? Here's How You Can Make One Yourself

Unsafe School Reopenings In US Fuel Surge Of COVID-19 Among Children

'They’re Looking Down Upon Children': The Root Presents: It's Lit! Talks Teaching Antiracism With Jason Reynolds

What happens when schoolchildren get coronavirus?

L.A. Unified reports first coronavirus outbreak while other schools report multiple infections

How parents can keep their kids safe from COVID as they return to school

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

OPINION: Doubling Pell Grants is just one side of the college cost coin

Hoboken believed to be first in state to issue mandate for students 12 and up: Get vaccine or face weekly testing - - on @njdotcom

‘Community Schools’ See Revival in Time of Heightened Need

Schools across Florida may unite to fight the state on masks

Only half of education funding in Tennessee makes it into classrooms - via @tennessean

WI DOJ warns debates at school boards that go too far can be criminal - by @RebeccaKlopf on @tmj4

Gov. Tom Wolf Asks Lawmakers To Mandate Masks In Classrooms – CBS Pittsburgh - on /KDKA

K-12 Parents Remain Largely Satisfied With Child's Education - on @Gallup

Anti-mask protesters disrupt Gov. Lamont’s back to school discussion in Cheshire. Governor departs amid shouting and profanity. - Hartford Courant - via @hartfordcourant

Thousands of students are skipping class in Baton Rouge; school officials aren't sure why | Coronavirus | - by @ on @theadvocatebr

Texas man bares thoughts on mask mandates at school board meeting -

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