AlterNet: A Flood of New Charters Shows How the Industry May Try to Thrive — Despite the Pandemic

AlterNet: A Flood of New Charters Shows How the Industry May Try to Thrive — Despite the Pandemic As the COVID-19 pandemic began closing school buildings and forcing schools to quickly ramp... Read more »

Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice: Does the Pandemic Help Us Make Education More Equitable? (Pasi Sahlberg) (Guest Post by Pasi Sahlberg)

Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice: Does the Pandemic Help Us Make Education More Equitable? (Pasi Sahlberg) (Guest Post by Pasi Sahlberg) “Pasi Sahlberg is a Finnish educator who has... Read more »

Hack Education: Behaviorism, Surveillance, and (School) Work

Hack Education: Behaviorism, Surveillance, and (School) Work I was a speaker today at the #AgainstSurveillance teach-in, a fundraiser for Ian Linkletter who is being sued by the online test-proctoring software company Proctorio. I am very... Read more »

David Labaree on Schooling, History, and Writing: Do No Harm: Reflections on the Impact of Educational Research

David Labaree on Schooling, History, and Writing: Do No Harm: Reflections on the Impact of Educational Research This post is a short piece I wrote in 2011 for a special issue of... Read more »

Answer Sheet: ‘Black Lives Matter at School’ — A New Book on Anti-Racist Work in Education

Answer Sheet: ‘Black Lives Matter at School’ — A New Book on Anti-Racist Work in Education To the Black children of the future who will one day all be taught the epic... Read more »

Curmudgucation: How Does Education Fix Poverty? Spoiler Alert…

Curmudgucation: How Does Education Fix Poverty? Spoiler Alert… The idea that we can educate poverty away has been a popular one with policymakers and politicians for years now. Here’s just one example, from... Read more »

Gadfly on the Wall: Will PA Schools Ask Parents to Oversee CDT Testing at Home?

Gadfly on the Wall: Will PA Schools Ask Parents to Oversee CDT Testing at Home? Should parents be asked to administer on-line tests to their own children at home? Back in May someone... Read more »

Janresseger: Public Schools Need the Modest Dollars in Current Fiscal Relief Package, But Addressing Educational Injustice Will Take Much More

Janresseger: Public Schools Need the Modest Dollars in Current Fiscal Relief Package, But Addressing Educational Injustice Will Take Much More On Sunday, the leaders of the nation’s three largest school districts—Richard Carranza... Read more »

Jersey Jazzman: New Jersey’s School COVID-19 Operating Plans: Still Racially Biased, Still Inadequately Funded for Many Students

Jersey Jazzman: New Jersey’s School COVID-19 Operating Plans: Still Racially Biased, Still Inadequately Funded for Many Students Earlier this year, I posted about the racial inequities in New Jersey’s school reopening plans,... Read more »

Answer Sheet: What Public Education Advocates Want to See in Biden’s Pick to Succeed Betsy DeVos

Answer Sheet: What Public Education Advocates Want to See in Biden’s Pick to Succeed Betsy DeVos (The New Press) For years we’ve heard Democrats such as Arne Duncan, education secretary under President... Read more »