Blog Profile / This Week In Education


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Archived Since:March 4, 2008

Blog Post Archive

AM News: Next Steps In CT Funding Fight, DeVos Hearing Rampup, & More

Malloy Calls for Cuts, Concessions, Pension Reform and New Formula for Public Schools - Hartford Courant https://t.co/QGggUs90d1 Trump Taps Rob Goad as White House Education Adviser blogs.edweek.org/edweek/campaig… Democrats Demand Betsy...Show More Summary

AM News: DeVos Hearing, Teachers Protest Discipline Rollbacks, & More

Senate schedules confirmation hearing for Betsy DeVos, Trump's pick for education secretary washingtonpost.com/news/education… More Teachers' Union Leaders Come Out Against New Student-Discipline Policies - Education Week nzzl.us/bpCQfr9...Show More Summary

AM News: State Education Battles, Bodyslammed HS Student, HBCU Band Inauguration Flap, & More

Historically black college faces backlash over band’s plan to perform at Trump inauguration washingtonpost.com/local/educatio… How Partisan Flips Could Reshape Education Battles Underway in Kentucky, Nevada, Missouri the74million.org/article/partis…...Show More Summary

AM News: DeVos Confirmation Fight, Inauguration Controversy, & More

DeVos is among 8 Trump Cabinet picks Democrats plan to target, according to the Washing Post pllqt.it/SYVklt If DeVos is confirmed, Jeb Bush could see his education views given new life through his longtime friend and ally: politico.com/story/2017/01/… High-performing Mass. Show More Summary

AM News: GOP Agenda, Paladino's Comments, The Hub Project, & More

GOP Agenda: Unions, Lawsuits, Abortion and School Choice abcnews.go.com/Politics/wireS… After Paladino’s Racist Remarks, Buffalo School Board Demands He Resign nytimes.com/2016/12/29/nyr… With The Hub Project, progressive campaigns nationwide...Show More Summary

Media: Best Education Journalism 2016

With 2016 quickly winding down, let’s take a look back at the year’s education journalism gems. As you will see, there’s no shortage of quality work. Clearly, there are lots of smart, hard-working, and extremely devoted reporters and editors working to bring stories about American schools to readers. Show More Summary

Thursday AM News: Revamped Teacher Evaluation In NY, DeVos & Charters, & More

NYC Education Officials ReviseTeacher Evaluations wnyc.org/story/educatio… Proposed NYC Teacher Evaluation Plan Emphasizes Classroom Work, Projects - WSJ ow.ly/4fao307md3p The Nation's Best Local Education Foundations - Market BriefShow More Summary

Wednesday News: DC's New Superintendent, Online Charter Surge, Textbook Progress, & More

Online Charter Schools Prepare For A Trump-Era Boom buzzfeed.com/mollyhensleycl… Antwan Wilson confirmed as chancellor of D.C. Public Schools - The Washington Post ow.ly/HCpj307kNls UNESCO Survey Looks At Problems And Progress In The...Show More Summary

AM News: Snow Days, Success Report, Lead Testing, & More

How Often the Country's Largest Districts Have Snow Days - The Atlantic ow.ly/jgNm307iMGy Success Academy May Have Overcharged City for Special Education Services, Audit Says nytimes.com/2016/12/19/nyr… NYC Comptroller Finds Financial...Show More Summary

AM News: District Wants To Seceed, Revisiting LAUSD's One-Day Shutdown, & More

Report on L.A. school shutdown shows confusion over who was in charge, technology shortcomings latimes.com/local/educatio… Analysis of last year’s school shutdown shows need for better computers, communication | LA School Report ow.ly/Xijn307fQox...Show More Summary

AM News: Success Buys, Bush Staffers Help, Missouri School Apologies, & More

Success Academy Buys Space in Manhattan Tower for 2 New Schools nytimes.com/2016/12/15/nyr… Success Academy to Pay $68 Million for Space for New NYC School - WSJ ow.ly/UzXA307b0c2 Former Bush Staffers Helping Out With Trump's Education...Show More Summary

AM News: DeVos Campaign Fine, EdSec King Call To Action, & More

Senate Dems to Betsy DeVos, Trump’s pick for education secretary: Pay the fines for your campaign finance violations nyti.ms/2hxm9UU Democratic senators press Trump’s education pick Betsy DeVos to pay years-old $5.3 million fine washingtonpost.com/news/grade-poi…...Show More Summary

AM News: Transition Update, Head Start Study, Newtown Anniversary, & More

TRANSITION Who is Part of Ed. Sec. Nominee Betsy DeVos' Policy Circle? blogs.edweek.org/edweek/campaig… Hacked Email Shows the Clintons Liked Tillerson on Education - Mediaite ow.ly/N2WM3077gtx States Must Target Racial Disparities in...Show More Summary

Charts: The Arms Race Among Parents

"Parents of all income and education levels are spending more time promoting their kids’ development—yet socioeconomic gaps in childrearing behavior are growing." (How American Parents Prepare Their Toddlers for School) via The Atla...

AM News: Transition Updates, School Mergers, Preschool Benefits, & More

TRANSITION Trump choice for secretary of education calls for ‘local control’ of schools - EdSource edsource.org/2016/trump-cho… Civil Rights Groups Blast Betsy DeVos' 'Lack of Respect' for Student Diversity blogs.edweek.org/edweek/campaig…...Show More Summary

Charts: Despite Declines In Economic Mobility, Education Is Still The Answer

"Given today’s high-tech, globalized economy, the single best step would be to help more middle- and low-income children acquire the skills that lead to good-paying jobs. Notably, most college graduates still earn more than their parents...Show More Summary

AM News: DeVos In Michigan, Preschool Investment, Johnston For Governor?

Trump, DeVos Call for Ending Common Core at Michigan Rally blogs.edweek.org/edweek/campaig… Betsy DeVos Promises To 'Make Education Great Again' On Trump's 'Thank You Tour' ow.ly/QJEK3072qru School choice advocates divided over Trump...Show More Summary

People: Montessori Teacher Lost In Oakland Warehouse Fire

Sarah Hoda was known to her pupils as "Miss S." at Urban Montessori Charter School - SFGate https://t.co/qF8DyBZbcG pic.twitter.com/htCdCr73Hm — Alexander (@alexanderrusso) December 9, 2016 Sarah Hoda was known to her pupils as "Miss S." at Urban Montessori Charter School - SFGate

AM News: Grading DeVos, Firing Bad Teachers, New Leadership In DC

TRANSITION DeVos' Michigan schools experiment gets poor grades - POLITICO ow.ly/5dd1306Y5Za Trump launches war on unions - POLITICO ow.ly/YYkp306Y1hw Trump school voucher plan would face huge obstacles in Californiaedsource.org/2016/trump-sch…...Show More Summary

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