Friday, April 15, 2022

THE TOP BANANA: TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES Friday, April 15, 2022 #REDFORED #tbats #edchat #K12 #learning #edtech #engchat #literacy #edreform #StandWithUkraine️

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TODAY'S EDUCATION HEADLINES



The Hmong Community and Hmong Prep Rip-off: Two Degrees of Separation. | deutsch29: Mercedes Schneider's Blog - https://wp.me/p36Q2R-6Kt



CURMUDGUCATION: Video: CRT Panic: What's Behind It - https://curmudgucation.blogspot.com/2022/04/video-crt-panic-whats-really-behind-it.html



Military recruiting and student debt relief. - https://fredklonsky.substack.com/p/military-recruiting-and-student-debt?s=r



Changing School Start Times? I Guess It's NOT Just a Rumor - https://saveseattleschools.blogspot.com/2022/04/changing-school-start-times-i-guess-its.html



Schools Matter: Describing Whole Language: Response to Wexler - http://www.schoolsmatter.info/2022/04/describing-whole-language-response-to.html



Teacher Tom: The Problem With "Teachable Moments" - http://teachertomsblog.blogspot.com/2022/04/the-problem-with-teachable-moments.html



What Is Behind the Attack on Critical Race Theory?? | Diane Ravitch's blog - https://wp.me/p2odLa-vRg via @dianeravitch



Far-Right Hillsdale College Runs a Charter Chain, Which Tennessee Governor Wants to Expand | Diane Ravitch's blog - https://wp.me/p2odLa-vQL via @dianeravitch



CURMUDGUCATION: Choice vs. Culture Battles - https://curmudgucation.blogspot.com/2022/04/choice-vs-culture-battles.html



Andy Spears: How Will Tennessee Spend Its $2 Billion Surplus? | Diane Ravitch's blog - https://wp.me/p2odLa-vR7 via @dianeravitch



AN EASTER MISSIVE FROM DAD GONE WILD - https://tcweber.substack.com/p/an-easter-missive-from-dad-gone-wild?s=r




With Emergency SNAP Benefits Ending, a Hunger Cliff Looms https://www.motherjones.com/food/2022/04/with-emergency-snap-benefits-ending-a-hunger-cliff-looms/

What is Poetry? - The New York Times - https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2022/books/review/what-is-poetry.html on @nytimes

'Very challenging': Texas leads nation in repeat teenage pregnancies, experts weigh in | WOAI - https://news4sanantonio.com/news/local/very-challenging-texas-leads-nation-in-repeat-teenage-pregnancies-experts-weigh-in on @news4sa

Republicans Have Sex Ed All Wrong - The Atlantic - https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2022/04/school-sex-education-grooming-protecting-kids/629556/?utm_source=feed on @theatlantic

Blog Posts Archive - Network For Public Education - https://networkforpubliceducation.org/best-posts/ on @Network4pubEd







Philadelphia school board member Maria McColgan says she will resign in May https://philadelphia.chalkbeat.org/2022/4/14/23025931/philadelphia-school-board-member-mccolgan-resign-may-kenney-nominees via @ChalkbeatPHL

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Creative Control with KC Ifeanyi: Burnout is Getting Worse—but Recovery Won't Take as Long as You Think
'Before the World Health Organization officially recognized burnout as a syndrome in 2019, there was already a mounting wave of high-profile creators speaking out against what they felt as pressure from platforms to consistently churn out content or their channels would suffer. And, unsurprisingly, the past two years have only made burnout worse. But therapist and content creator Kati Morton expl
How Crime, Technology, and Civil Liberties Collide Through Geofence Warrants
'In March of 2022 a federal judge in Richmond, Virginia ruled that the use of a geofence warrant to make an arrest in a robbery case was unconstitutional because it violated the Fourth Amendment. Civil liberties advocates have raised concerns about geofence warrants for a long time because they give police data for anyone whose phone was in a given area during a specific timeframe. The Takeaway s
The New York Public Library's "Books for All" Initiative
'According to the American Library Association, the number of individual books challenged in 2021 was 1,597, the highest number since they've been tracking it. In response to this increase in attempted censorship, the New York Public Library is launching an initiative called, "Books for All", which will make e-versions of books like Catcher in the Rye , Stacked , King and the Dragonflies , and St
A New Exhibit on the Life and Work of Jean-Michel Basquiat Organized By His Family
' Jean-Michel Basquiat: King Pleasure , is a new exhibit featuring over 200 of his pieces, some of which have never been shown to the public. Curated by Jean-Michel's sisters, Lisane and Jeanine Basquiat , the show offers a multidimensional portrait of Jean-Michel's life and work. Lisane and Jeanine Basquiat join All Of It to discuss their brother's art, and the show.'
Millennials Are Killing Capitalism: "The Last of the Loud" – Dhoruba Bin Wahad, Philosopher of the Whirlwind
'In this episode of Millennials Are Killing Capitalism an interview with Dhoruba Bin Wahad . A leading member of the New York Black Panther Party, a Field Secretary of the BPP responsible for organizing chapters throughout the East Coast, and a member of the Panther 21. He is a veteran and co-founder of the Black Liberation Army and a former political prisoner. He - and Geronimo ji Jaga Pratt - a
Left of Black S12 · E19 | Haiti and the Hispanic Caribbean with Vanessa K. Vald├ęs
You cannot comprehensively unpack the history of the Western hemisphere without talking about Haiti and its crucial role in how the colonized world was shaped, especially after their victory over the French for their independence. Is there a disconnection, however, in how Latin American Studies deals with the first Black republic in the world? In this episode of Left of Black , host Professor Mar

Biden pollster GSG 'deeply sorry' for Amazon anti-union work as labor groups abandon it - Street Register - https://www.streetregister.com/?p=110104

Poll: Talk of race, sex in schools divides Americans - https://www.yorkdispatch.com/story/news/2022/04/14/poll-talk-race-sex-schools-divides-americans/50071943/ via @YorkDispatch

Alabama schools says Republican candidate for governor put target on students' back with campaign ad https://www.salon.com/2022/04/14/alabama-schools-says-candidate-for-governor-put-target-on-students-back-with-campaign-ad/

Missouri High School Teacher Loses Job Over Being Accused of Teaching 'Critical Race Theory' https://www.theroot.com/missouri-high-school-teacher-loses-job-over-being-accus-1848794910


Despite ‘AP for All,’ the Program Still Isn’t Reaching Black Students https://sacobserver.com/2022/04/despite-ap-for-all-the-program-still-isnt-reaching-black-students/



Full Text of White House Speech by Ketanji Brown Jackson Following Senate Confirmation: “I am the Dream and the Hope of the Slave.” https://sacobserver.com/2022/04/full-text-of-white-house-speech-by-ketanji-brown-jackson-following-senate-confirmation-i-am-the-dream-and-the-hope-of-the-slave/

Analysis: Texans without high-speed internet are getting closer, slowly https://www.texastribune.org/2022/04/15/texas-broadband-internet/


Board approves $300K Superintendent contract https://thelensnola.org/2022/04/14/board-approves-300k-superintendent-contract/



Ed Notes Online: Register for TONIGHT (Apr. 14, 2022) 7PM Screening of our movie - "The Inconvenient Truth about Waiting For Superman" followed by a panel discussion - I'm on the panel - https://ednotesonline.blogspot.com/2022/04/register-for-tonight-apr-14-2022-7pm.html






We Didn't Say 'Gay' At My High School. It Almost Cost Me My Life. https://www.huffpost.com/entry/dont-say-gay-nearly-killed-me_n_6256e76ae4b0723f80141662


Fairfax considers new superintendent as NAACP, parents, students protest pick https://www.washingtonpost.com/education/2022/04/14/fairfax-superintendent-michelle-reid-protests/?

April’s (2022) Useful Parent Engagement Resources – Part Two | Engaging Parents In School… - https://engagingparentsinschool.edublogs.org/?p=6497






Black women are uniquely burdened by student debt, report finds https://hechingerreport.org/black-women-are-uniquely-burdened-by-student-debt-report-finds/



Middle school science teachers often have shaky scientific knowledge https://hechingerreport.org/minimal-qualifications-for-middle-school-science-teachers-allow-misinformation-to-creep-into-classrooms/

How one city closed the digital divide for nearly all its students https://hechingerreport.org/how-one-city-closed-the-digital-divide-for-nearly-all-its-students/



Simulating student mental health for teachers https://hechingerreport.org/simulating-student-mental-health-for-teachers/

Momentum builds behind a way to lower the cost of college: A degree in three years https://hechingerreport.org/momentum-builds-behind-a-way-to-lower-the-cost-of-college-a-degree-in-three-years/

The push to get children vaccinated is stalling. It poses new COVID-19 dangers https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2022-04-15/reasons-why-children-should-get-vaccinated-against-covid-19

California pauses plans to require COVID-19 vaccinations for schoolchildren https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2022-04-14/california-lawmaker-scraps-plan-to-require-covid-19-vaccinations-for-school-children

Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the Day... | The latest news and resources in education since 2007 - https://larryferlazzo.edublogs.org/ on @Larryferlazzo


A Look Back: 14 Multilingual Sites To Learn English & Other Languages
ArtsyBee / Pixabay I originally published The Best Multilingual & Bilingual Sites For Learning English in 2008, and have been revising and updating it since that time. It includes Clozemaster , Duolingo , Lingo Hut , and eleven other sites. Check them all out at the “Best” list and let me know what I’m missing!
Pins Of The Week
I’m fairly active on Pinterest and, in fact, have curated 22,000 resources there that I haven’t shared on this blog. I thought readers might find it useful if I began sharing a handful of my most recent “pins” each week (I’m not sure if you can see them through an RSS Reader – you might have to click through to the original post). You might also be interested in MY MOST POPULAR PINS OF 2020 Here
Video: Listen To An Interview With Katie & Me About Our New Book
Katie Hull Sypnieski and I were interviewed by Carol Salva about our new book, the second edition of The ESL/ELL Teacher’s Survival Guide. You can read, listen and watch it here . I’m adding it to the post where you can find lots of links to free resources from all of my and our books.

Newark will recruit retired teachers as staff shortages persist https://www.njspotlightnews.org/2022/04/newark-public-schools-staff-shortage-hire-retired-teachers-retirement-benefits/


From a molasses flood to 'Titanic,' 6 podcasts that offer a glimpse into kids' minds https://www.npr.org/2022/04/15/1093025116/from-a-molasses-flood-to-titanic-6-podcasts-that-offer-a-glimpse-into-kids-minds

Black and Hispanic admissions to ‘Gifted and Talented’ program double after NYC scraps entrance exam https://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/education/ny-removal-gifted-test-black-hispanic-gifted-enrollment-20220414-bsrrzptqdvffpmdkn4cu6udxgy-story.html#ed=rss_www.nydailynews.com/arcio/rss/category/new-york/education/

Face masks return to Philadelphia schools Monday. But for how long? https://philadelphia.chalkbeat.org/2022/4/14/23025761/philadelphia-schools-return-face-masks-mandate-covid-cases-kenney



WATCH: ‘White power’ shouted at Black student being interviewed by local TV about racism at Arkansas State https://www.rawstory.com/arkansas-state-racism/

Georgia teens locked classmate in closet and doused him with cleaner while using homophobic slurs: police https://www.rawstory.com/hate-crime-2657159112/


Ohio school district bans children's book with rainbow cover https://www.salon.com/2022/04/15/ohio-school-district-bans-childrens-book-with-rainbow-cover/



Reclaiming my dignity, value, humanity and worth through education - ED.gov Blog - https://blog.ed.gov/?p=31182


Corey Wise sues Douglas County School District, alleging illegal firing - https://coloradosun.com/2022/04/14/corey-wise-sues-douglas-county-school-district/#new_tab via @coloradosun



Answering questions about Salem-Keizer's new transgender policies - https://www.statesmanjournal.com/story/news/education/2022/04/14/salem-keizer-public-schools-district-new-transgender-student-policies-faq/65350178007/#new_tab via @salem_statesman

Principal at elite Lowell High School resigns, slamming SFUSD in farewell letter - https://www.sfchronicle.com/sf/article/Principal-at-elite-Lowell-High-School-resigns-17079267.php#new_tab on @sfchronicle

Newark to use roughly half of $182 million in COVID aid on buildings, 5% on tutoring https://newark.chalkbeat.org/2022/4/14/23025559/newark-covid-money-esser-182-million-buildings-tutoring via @ChalkbeatNWK
Colorado Board of Education likely to restore some control of Adams 14 to the superintendent and local school board | Colorado Public Radio - https://www.cpr.org/2022/04/14/adams-14-school-district-superintendent-school-board/#new_tab

Students Are Behaving Badly in Class. Excessive Screen Time Might Be to Blame - https://www.edweek.org/leadership/students-are-behaving-badly-in-class-excessive-screen-time-might-be-to-blame/2022/04#new_tab by @sarahdsparks on @educationweek

Las Vegas teachers protest over CCSD crisis of violence - Las Vegas Sun Newspaper - https://lasvegassun.com/news/2022/apr/14/las-vegas-teachers-at-protest-demand-end-to-ccsds/#new_tab on @LasVegasSun


NYC to expand Gifted and Talented program to more students - https://wp.me/pb3Qpq-1tSw4 by @nypmetro on @nypost








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