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Friday, August 27, 2021

THE TOP BANANA: TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Friday, August 27, 2021 #REDFORED #tbats #edchat #K12 #learning #edtech #engchat #literacy #edreform #TEACHtheTRUTH #CRT

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

RIGHT FIGHT, WRONG TIME – Dad Gone Wild - via @norinrad10

School Leaders Refusing to Mandate Masks Are Responsible for the Coming Storm | gadflyonthewallblog - via @StevenSinger3

Texas: Dad Strips at School Board Meeting to Support Face Masks | Diane Ravitch's blog - via @dianeravitch

It’s not as though we don’t know what works | Live Long and Prosper -

Seattle Schools Community Forum: And the Beat Goes On at the Broadview-Thomson Encampment -

Curmudgucation: Do 3rd Grade Tests Predict Anything? | National Education Policy Center - on @NEPCtweet

NYC Educator: Mayor de Blasio Does Own Research, Errs on Side of Convenience Rather than Caution -

Teacher Tom: Is It "Risky Play" or "Safety Play"? -

Tennessee Education Report – Education politics and policy in the Volunteer State - via @TNEdReport

“Green New Deal” Means More PPPs and More Economic and Social Destruction | Dissident Voice -

Ed Notes Online: Missing InACTION: Is Michael Mulgrew in Witness Protection? - UPDATED -

Tim Schwab: The Puzzling Rules about Financial Ties of Writers at the New York Times | Diane Ravitch's blog - via @dianeravitch

Leonie Haimson: Columnists at NY Times Report on Gates Projects While Benefitting from Gates’ $$$ | Diane Ravitch's blog - via @dianeravitch

The Impact of HBCU-Trained Teachers on Black Student Achievement – Have You Heard -

Ten Second Review of The Chair on Netflix | Cloaking Inequity - via @ProfessorJVH

Colorado's child poverty rate was improving pre-pandemic, but that trend is likely to change - Colorado Newsline - by @moe_clark15 on @newslineco

As delta variant surges, remote learning in the spotlight for another school year | GMA - via @GMA

Parents fume over state restrictions on remote learning during COVID - Chalkbeat Tennessee - on chalkbeat

Chicago will drop daily COVID-19 screener for students - Chalkbeat Chicago - on chalkbeat

Some Philadelphia teachers stand firm on teaching about race - Chalkbeat Philadelphia - on chalkbeat

Legacy of Native American Boarding Schools

Climate Crisis Puts Billion Children at ‘Extremely High Risk’

Sound Expertise: Handel and the Slave Trade with David Hunter | NewBlackMan (in Exile) - via @NewBlackMan

NewBlackMan (in Exile) - via @NewBlackMan

State board suspends educators, asks Robert Everman to resign from Western Heights board via @nondocmedia

TODAY'S PRESS RELEASES FROM THE U.S. Department of Education -

Why Vaccine Mandates for Teachers Have Been a Harder Sell Than Mask Mandates for Kids - Flipboard - on @flipboard

Pandemic windfall for US schools has few strings attached - on @StamAdvocate

Masks Mandated In All MD Schools, Board Of Education Vote Says

Seattle Schools Community Forum: Sad News at Aki Kurose Middle School -

Texas Dad Strips At School Board Meeting To Support COVID-19 Mask Mandates

Educators nationwide completely reimagined summer school this summer. It could signal a new era.

Maryland leaders take steps to mandate masks in public schools

Virginia school board will pay $1.3 million in settlement to transgender student Gavin Grimm, who sued over bathroom policy

Maryland teacher placed on leave for refusing to wear face mask

Parents in Loudoun County, Va., file recall petition against school board member

How coaches for teachers could improve reading instruction, close early academic gaps

L.A. County will continue to enforce strict school quarantine rules amid coronavirus cases

Women’s Right To Vote Became Part Of The Constitution On This Day In 1920 – Here Are Related Resources | 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

More NJ children hospitalized with COVID-19 as fight continues over school masks

Children's Mental Health Gets Millions In Funding From The Biden Administration

Reports Of Cheating At Colleges Soar During The Pandemic

Lawsuit Over Florida School Mask Mandates Now Before Judge

NYC unveils new details on school COVID-19 quarantines and testing policies

New York’s Private Schools Tackle White Privilege. It Has Not Been Easy.

As Schools Reopen, Districts Are Desperate for Bus Drivers

Keeping 1 Million N.Y.C. Students Safe Amid the Delta Variant

Masterman teachers protest unsafe conditions

WATCH: Mask-hating parents use their own toddler as a political prop during angry rants

HBCUs Use Federal Funds to Cancel Students’ Debt

Billionaires Can Choose: Either Pitchforks, or More Taxes - The super-rich have made a killing off of the pandemic. It’s time to tax the hell out of them to pay for programs that serve the working class.

Teachers protest bills targeting critical race theory, race education - ABC News -

Dallas ISD joins suit challenging Abbott’s mask mandate ban as Fort Worth ISD tries to require masks - via @dallasnews

Petition Filed Seeking Barts Removal from School Board - Loudoun Now - via @loudounnow

San Diego Unified will require masks outdoors, not just inside schools

Just 1 in 4 Newark high schoolers who took AP tests passed this year via @ChalkbeatNWK

School Choice Backers Want Legislation To Compel More Districts To Allow Open Enrollment

What type of instruction will NYC students receive in quarantine? Schools are in the dark. via @ChalkbeatNY

Pritzker says schools that don't follow mask mandate face consequences | Illinois | - on @thecentersquare

Gloucester County School Board to pay ACLU’s legal costs over transgender bathroom lawsuit | -

Texas Supreme Court temporarily blocks Bexar County's mask mandate - on @expressnews

COVID: Florida ER doctor removed after promoting $50 opt-out forms - via @tdonline

MN releases test results showing steep drop in math, reading – Twin Cities - on @pioneerpress

State superintendent’s emergency rule will penalize Washington schools not complying with mask, vaccine requirements | The Seattle Times - by @AmondoZhou on @seattletimes

Indoctrination task force calls on Legislature to make slew of changes - by @jonesblakej on @idahoednews

Vaccinated Teachers Eligible For $300 Bonus At Indianapolis Public Schools - by @_elizabethgabs on @WFYINews

Two teen siblings banned from high school for not wearing masks via @nbcnews

Here’s how early school begins – and why it is bad for students

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

Big Education Ape: THE TOP BANANA: TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Monday, August 23, 2021 #REDFORED #tbats #edchat #K12 #learning #edtech #engchat #literacy #edreform #TEACHtheTRUTH #CRT -

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Big Education Ape: THE TOP BANANA: TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Saturday, August 21, 2021 #REDFORED #tbats #edchat #K12 #learning #edtech #engchat #literacy #edreform #TEACHtheTRUTH #CRT -

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