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AM News: Kaine's Wife, Rauner's Apology, #DNCinPHL, & More

Meet Tim Kaine’s wife, a longtime child welfare advocate and Virginia’s secretary of education washingtonpost.com/news/education…

Illinois Gov. Apologizes for Calling Chicago Teachers ‘Illiterate’ bit.ly/29ZfnUC

Are summer ‘camps’ the next frontier in helping disadvantaged students catch up? washingtonpost.com/local/educatio…

Civil-Rights Marchers: US Still Needs to Address Inequality  abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/c…

2 re-elected to Orleans Parish School Board nola.com/education/inde…

New teachers rate higher academically than in the past seattletimes.com/education-lab/…

40 years after desegregation ruling, core problems remain  jsonline.com/news/education…

Eric Contreras, a Former Teacher, Named Principal of Stuyvesant – WSJ  ow.ly/baLq302zHmT

More than a thousand people turned out for the prom of a Wisconsin teen choosing to die. usat.ly/29Vb7o3

AM News: Trump Backs Choice & Safety, Rauner Slams Teacher, & More

Donald Trump Promotes School Choice, Bashes 'Bureaucrats' in Speech blogs.edweek.org/edweek/campaig…

The software that could have saved Melania Trump from her plagiarism debacle -Recode  pllqt.it/47Ujqu

Student Debt Helps, Not Harms, the U.S. Economy, White House Says - Real Time Economics - WSJ  ow.ly/L3ym302tKqS

Smarter Balanced test: Delaware first state to release results  newsworks.org/index.php/loca…

New York Seeks to Ban Suspensions for Youngest Students wnyc.org/story/new-york… See also WSJ: ow.ly/CeaS302v8rb

Racial Disparity in Discipline Persists While Suspensions Drop in New York City Schools wnyc.org/story/school-a…

Upper West Side parents knock Education Dept.'s rezoning plans - NY Daily News  ow.ly/xLaO302tERh

A Persistent Divide: New Federal Data Explores Education Disparities edweek.org/ew/section/mul…

Rauner Once Called Chicago Teachers 'Virtually Illiterate'  abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/r…
Back-to-School Spending Set to Rise 11% as Confidence Grows - Bloomberg  ow.ly/6X8N302v9jO

Groundbreaking efforts keeping teens out of Georgia's criminal justice system | WSB-TV  ow.ly/sDfq302v9j4

All seven Orleans Parish School Board districts now have candidates, and so far two races are contested. bit.ly/2a8yXzM #nolaed

AM News: Trump's Son Slams Schools, Struggle To Educate Migrants, & More

Donald Trump Jr. trashes U.S. public schools (though he didn't attend one) washingtonpost.com/news/answer-sh…

See also EdWeek, This Week In Education.


Illinois in Federal Hot Water Over High School Testing blogs.edweek.org/edweek/state_e…

Distrust, anger at Douglas County School Board over handling of student denverpost.com/2016/07/20/dou…

Pueblo CO superintendent resigns abruptly as state sanctions loom | Chalkbeat ow.ly/TWcS302sMvo

Prep School Faces Accusations Of Chronic Mishandling Of Sexual Assault Cases npr.org/sections/thetw…

Chalkbeat: How adding high school counselors saved Colorado more than $300 million chalkbeat.org/posts/co/2016/…

AM News: Charter Backers Lobby RNC, Trump VP Pick's Education Record, & More

Charter backers take attendance fight to Cleveland, some delegates not impressed | The Columbus Dispatch ow.ly/1Ja5302qu5W

Mike Pence’s Record on Education Is One of Turmoil and Mixed Results  nytimes.com/2016/07/20/us/…

At the White House, college-bound students celebrated for overcoming steep odds washingtonpost.com/local/educatio…

A Detroit charter shuts down. Is this what school accountability looks like? | Michigan Radio ow.ly/papm302qu9Z

ATL chief Meria Carstarphen has a 4-step plan to stop the violence | ajc.compllqt.it/Z3MZS

Testing Consultant To Lawmakers: Take At Least Two Years To Redraw ISTEP | WBAA ow.ly/79mI302qt1N


State schools chief Randy Dorn sues 7 school districts over ‘illegal’ use of levy money seattletimes.com/seattle-news/e…

AM News: NEA At RNC, Clinton At AFT, & More

At GOP Convention, NEA Thanks Republicans for Help Enacting ESSA - Politics K-12 pllqt.it/RDZfkq

See also: NEA Adds $1.4 Million to Massachusetts Anti-Charter Campaign | Intercepts ow.ly/Fqyb302mE7k

In AFT Talk, Hillary Clinton Doubles Down on Support for Teachers - Teacher Beat - Education Week ow.ly/z7nL302njQK

A Harsh Critique Of Federally Funded Pre-K npr.org/sections/ed/20…

After 2 Years, Progress Is Hard to See in Some Struggling City Schools - The New York Times ow.ly/MoD4302o5Yx

Opting out of Common Core testing slightly up statewide, despite drop in Clark County - Las Vegas Sun News ow.ly/gKcX302mHeQ

U.S. students win prestigious International Math Olympiad - for second straight year washingtonpost.com/news/answer-sh…

Proposed Texas textbook describes Mexican-Americans as 'lazy,' new coalition works to block it washingtonpost.com/news/education…

Denver Public Schools set to strip nearly 50 teachers of tenure after poor evaluations denverpost.com/2016/07/18/den…

How racially diverse is your school? Use our interactive to find out seattletimes.com/seattle-news/d…

Oklahoma City School Board approves modified charter school expansion  mediabullpen.com/view/oklahoma-…

DPS superintendent describes what he learned abroad  denverpost.com/2016/07/18/dps…

Portland Public Schools Superintendent Carole Smith Retires . News | OPB pllqt.it/piZUNn

AM News: Pokémon Go In Education, Trump & 3rd Graders, Education In Cleveland

Educators see gold in Pokémon Go - USA Today ow.ly/RO43302jcgx
The Republican National Convention and Education: What to Watch For blogs.edweek.org/edweek/campaig…
Why Are Third-Graders Afraid of Donald Trump? theatlantic.com/education/arch…

The skeptical left is lining up to make sure Hillary Clinton keeps her promises to progressives - LA Times ow.ly/RPOo302kyww

New York City's Great Middle-School Divide theatlantic.com/education/arch…

Charter school and union unite on wanting L.A. Unified to pay retiree benefits for charter teachers - LA Times ow.ly/rXcT302kyxA 

San Diego County Schools superintendent to be placed on leave - LA Times ow.ly/6Bkm302kHv6

Should D.C.'s Next Schools Chancellor Be A Local? wamu.org/programs/the_k…

Paying for education must go beyond classrooms, advocates say seattletimes.com/education-lab/…

What’s Gone Wrong – and Right – at San Diego High voiceofsandiego.org/topics/educati…
Task Force Grills Chicago Officials Over Additions wbez.org/shows/wbez-new…

AM News: Trump VP On Education, Hungry Parents, & More

The basics of Mike Pence on education chalkbeat.org/posts/in/2015/…

GOP platform encourages teaching about the Bible in public schools washingtonpost.com/news/education…

At summer lunch programs, schools see hungry parents, too hosted.ap.org/dynamic/storie…

School Districts Not Tracking College Completion | US News ow.ly/vG2Y302hgmK

California school officials adopt landmark LGBT coursework sfgate.com/education/arti…

Denver Teachers to Lose Tenure Protections realcleareducation.com/2016/07/15/tva…

Where special education students are succeeding under Common Core minnpost.com/other-nonprofi…

LA Unified's magnet school programs: in demand, but slow to expand scpr.org/news/2016/07/1…

OPSB = RSD? Draft plan for Orleans public schools echoes Recovery idea snola.com/education/inde…

Integration Plans Move Ahead on the Upper West Side and Downtown wnyc.org/story/new-york…

AM News: Lead Testing Around Nation, Teacher Prep Progress, & More

Schools Nationwide Racing To Test Their Water For Lead huffingtonpost.com/2016/07/12/lea…

See also: Few New York Schools See High Lead Levels in Water wnyc.org/story/drinking…

In presidential race, education matters most to youth nola.com/education/inde…

States Progressing on Teacher-Prep Accountability—But Big Gaps Remain  blogs.edweek.org/edweek/teacher…

Public Schools? To Kansas Conservatives, They’re ‘Government Schools’nytimes.com/2016/07/10/us/

California wants to grade school performance with colors instead of a single number latimes.com/local/educatio…

How Washington state failed to protect schoolchildren from earthquake danger kuow.org/post/heads-san…

DeRay McKesson Back In Baltimore After Baton Rouge Arrest « CBS Baltimore ow.ly/GdeD302dFDr

NYC Law Requires Tampons in Public Schools, Jails abcnews.go.com/Health/wireSto…

AM News: DFER Objects To DNC Platform Changes, &

Democrats make education revisions to 2016 platform — and DFER is furious – Washington Post ow.ly/AuYP302aWBr

New Survey Finds Education is Top Political Issue for Young Americans  blogs.edweek.org/edweek/campaig…

See also Associated Press ow.ly/Hua9302cDmI

Explaining the ‘scandals, lies and incivility’ of the 2016 election to teens  feedproxy.google.com/~r/NewshourHea…

Nevada accepts $1.8M settlement over student testing program | Las Vegas Review-Journal ow.ly/ake8302cECd

SF principals defy school board, hire Teach for America recruits – San Francisco Chronicle ow.ly/GqBR302b0Vn

8 candidates, 4 seats: A preview of the Minneapolis school board race minnpost.com/education/2016…

How many Massachusetts students are on charter school waitlists? About 32,646, state says | masslive.com ow.ly/oufz302b2GA

Christie school aid plan ‘the antithesis of fairness,’ group says | NJ.com ow.ly/twNb302b5zM

Charter School Company Blasts “Shameless” California Attorney General  buzzfeed.com/mollyhensleycl…

When Finnish students visit an American high school, it’s mutual admiration washingtonpost.com/local/educatio…

After big splash, scaled-back Rocketship still finding its way – Milwaukee JS pllqt.it/0Jci0X

AM News: State Testing Changes, Low-Paid Teachers, Integration

The people taking care of American children live in poverty latimes.com/local/educatio…

Beyond Integration: How Teachers Can Encourage Cross-Racial Friendships npr.org/sections/ed/20…

Illinois high schools replacing PARCC with SAT | Chicago Sun-Times ow.ly/1nJO3029akD

Las Vegas teachers miss more classes than teachers across US | Las Vegas Review-Journal pllqt.it/z2DMJB

Star Tribune sues Minneapolis Public Schools for information strib.mn/29KTlVY

D.C. school lottery may cause parental anxiety, but it’s a research gold mine washingtonpost.com/local/educatio…

In Texas, Schools Struggle As Oil Revenues Dry Upwnyc.org/story/texas-sc…

National TV Ad to Educate on Transgender Discrimination - ABC News - abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/n… via @ABC

Days after police-involved shootings, protests continue - USA Today ow.ly/BR9c302a5A1

Portland Public Schools Civil Rights Complaint opb.org/radio/programs…

A Tale of Two Schools & the decisions that keep them segregated. wbez.org/shows/wbez-new…


AM News: BlackLives Protests, Online Charter Lawsuit, Seattle De-Tracks

CA settles with online charter accused of financial violations - LA Timesow.ly/8jf43026vVg

Fears over Common Core were unfounded, officials say | The Ohio Daily Standard Archive ow.ly/E1Wn3026qnd

On Aspire test, 68% hit mark in English - Arkansas Online ow.ly/mU7J3026qiU

ESSA accountability comments pour in - POLITICO ow.ly/wdtw30245Gv

Congresswoman Corrine Brown, Aide Indicted Over Education Nonprofit - WSJ ow.ly/M6hl3027DiI

Why Massachusetts is rethinking its strict English immersion law for schools pri.org/stories/2016-0…

Why High School Students Need More Than College Prep npr.org/sections/ed/20…

Some Seattle schools end ‘tracking’ in push for equity and success | The Seattle Times ow.ly/qaf93027CaJ

Black Lives Matter Activist Mckesson Released From Jail abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/b…

Goodwill is opening a D.C. charter school to help adults get a high school diploma washingtonpost.com/local/educatio…

The inspiring way hundreds of Asian Americans are teaching their families about Black Lives Matter - ow.ly/v0ND3026EQ1

AM News: MN Community Mourns Police Killing Of Beloved Cafeteria Worker

‘He knew the kids and they loved him': MN shooting victim was an adored school cafeteria manager - Washington Post ow.ly/UhIT3021It3

Philando Castile was a role model to hundreds of kids, colleagues say - TIME ti.me/29qfYPS

Sen. Alexander's NEA Award Caps Recent Political Alliance blogs.edweek.org/edweek/campaig…

House rejects proposal to revive year-round Pell grantswashingtonpost.com/news/grade-poi… 

Minnesota Board of Teaching Held in Contempt of Court blogs.edweek.org/edweek/teacher…

Job Training Works. So Why Not Do More? nytimes.com/2016/07/06/bus…

How Chicago School Construction Furthers Race and Class Segregation wbez.org/shows/wbez-new…

UCLA, UC Berkeley boost admissions of Californians, including blacks and Latinos - LA Times ow.ly/EClD3022lGe

LA Parents Pay Dearly to Be Near Good Schools | L.A. Weekly pllqt.it/ObV4lf

How one inner-city Indianapolis private school is bringing kids together | Chalkbeat ow.ly/cA6T3021YJo

Berlin school turns teaching upside down | World news | The Guardian pllqt.it/vPOOKb


AM News: Clinton Borrows Sanders College Ideas, NEA Demands Say In Clinton Appointment

NEA Demands Say Over Qualifications for U.S. Education Secretary - Teacher Beat - Education Week ow.ly/vua43020Kvw

Clinton Embraces Ideas From Bernie Sanders’s College Tuition Plan nytimes.com/2016/07/07/us/…

See also: Hillary Clinton Unveils Debt-Free College For All, Adopting Major Bernie Sanders Plank huffingtonpost.com/2016/07/06/hil…

Education Department Continues to Prod States to Rethink Testing | US News ow.ly/iw9H3020Kud

See also: Obama administration proposes new rules for K-12 standardized testing washingtonpost.com/news/education…

Md. testing commission urges local districts to take a close look at their exams washingtonpost.com/local/educatio…

Most Tennessee Schools Will Stick With Paper Testing For Another Year | Nashville Public Radio ow.ly/Rzxa3020L4p

Where Kids With Special Needs Stand a Good Chance at Passing the State Tests wnyc.org/story/where-sp…

AM News: Teachers Cheer & Boo Clinton At NEA Rally

Presumptive Democratic Presidential Nominee Hillary Clinton Talks Education at NEA Convention - The Atlantic ow.ly/5QOT301YrR3

Teachers union cheers Clinton for stance on standardized testing and pay, but boos her embrace of charters wapo.st/29lYG5t

Clinton's charter school comments prompt boos at teachers union event politico.com/story/2016/07/…

Hillary Clinton to NEA: If I Win, Educators Will Have a Partner in the White House blogs.edweek.org/edweek/campaig…

LAUSD inks deal to avoid 'parent trigger' or lawsuit at southeast LA elementary school scpr.org/news/2016/07/0…

See also: After months of negotiations, a nonprofit will manage 20th Street Elementary School latimes.com/local/educatio…

Texas Announces Hundreds of Schools Receiving Pre-K Grants | The Texas Tribune ow.ly/uVMG301YsvF

Small Steps, but No Major Push, to Integrate New York’s Schools nytimes.com/2016/07/06/nyr…

NYC charter group claims its schools are more overcrowded than city schools in same buildings nydn.us/29eqWZQ

Cloning great schools is latest in long line of L.A. reform plans latimes.com/local/educatio…

AM: Court Rules Against MA Common Core Ballot Question, Plus NEA, Newark, & More

Court Rules Question To End Common Core Can’t Be On Ballot « CBS Boston ow.ly/4ZeK301VWF0

Court Tosses Massachusetts Common Core Ballot Question blogs.edweek.org/edweek/state_e…

Schools are under federal pressure to translate for immigrant parents - The Hechinger Report ow.ly/D8S3301VWPd

Principal resignations rise under Rahm; 42 in past school year | Chicago Sun-Times ow.ly/Cu1P301VWGO

Newark Schools Face New Test - WSJ ow.ly/Nc4s301VW4l

One Of The Nation's Poorest Districts (Syracuse NY) Has Found A Way To Help Immigrant Students huffingtonpost.com/2016/07/01/syr…

NEA Convention 2016: What to Expect blogs.edweek.org/edweek/teacher…

What's Hillary Clinton's Record on Teachers? blogs.edweek.org/edweek/campaig…

More Rules, Little Transparency, in City's Patrolling of Toxic Schools wnyc.org/story/more-rul…

AM News: What's Next For DC Schools? Plus Seattle, NYC, Indianapolis, Chicago

With Kaya Henderson leaving, Bowser has a decision to make - The Washington Post ow.ly/CPWx301PUcE

The end of busing in Indianapolis: 35 years later, a more segregated system calls it quits bit.ly/29cevii

Garfield High principal navigates racial divide | The Seattle Times pllqt.it/UhslkY

Pittsburgh school directors reviewed report on superintendent's resume for 1 hour before vote | TribLIVE ow.ly/LxTf301PTVw

Schools Can't Accurately Measure Poor Students | US News ow.ly/nbYd301PVEQ

Research is limited on the systemic impact of restorative justice | Education Dive ow.ly/uv1I301OslQ
CPS pays $657 million for pensions, leaving district with $83M | Chicago Sun-Times ow.ly/DlHs301PV9X
How One Bronx School Got More Parents Involved - WNYC ow.ly/3uIO301PUje
Did the city bet against one of its Renewal schools making progress? Supporters of M.S. 50 in Williamsburg say yes. nyti.ms/293Vcmd

Amid teacher hiring binge, Philly union cries foul - Philadelphia newsworks.org/index.php/educ…

First Teachers Union in Post-Katrina New Orleans Inks Contractblogs.edweek.org/edweek/teacher…

Bellevue schools consider banning many short-term suspensions | The Seattle Times ow.ly/gCfJ301PUDq

AM News: DC's Henderson Stepping Down, EdSec King Spars With Congress

Chancellor Kaya Henderson Says She's Leaving D.C. Public Schools | WAMU 88.5 ow.ly/M33J301NcKl

DC schools chief Kaya Henderson to step down: AP Articleow.ly/hLIJ301Nc0l

D.C. Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson to step down, leaving legacy of progress wapo.st/29pWmcW

Education secretary takes heat for pushing single rating of schools edsource.org/2016/education…

Education Secretary Spars With Senators Over School Ratings, ESSA Timeline - Politics K-12 - Education Week ow.ly/IyCk301NbYL

From YouTube Pioneer Sal Khan, A School With Real Classrooms : NPR Ed : NPR pllqt.it/ieo5R5

Who got rich off the student debt crisis | Reveal ow.ly/1N9j301MkBf 

Education Department Settles Civil Rights Complaints Over Accessible Websites -- Education Week ow.ly/Wsf1301NdVY
NYC schools to add gifted programs to 4 minority districts nydailynews.com
PARCC will count in CPS teacher and school ratings | Chicago Sun-Times ow.ly/Kc3l301NcH7
Chicago Activists Ask Rauner’s Neighbors To Help Lobby For CPS Money wbez.org/shows/wbez-new…
For low-income kids, summer learning opportunities are hard to find kuow.org/post/low-incom…
Summer Recruitment Underway for Male Teachers of Colorwnyc.org/story/recruitm…
Wyoming Schools Look for a Middle Way for Transgender Students - The New York Times ow.ly/jh3e301NbK5

AM News: Teachers Unions, Hedge Funds, Trump Towers, Aleppo

Teachers Union, Hedge Funds War Over Pension Billions - WSJow.ly/e5in301KIDJ

Supreme Court denies rehearing of 4-4 Friedrichs v. CTA lawsuit on union dues | EdSource ow.ly/UmIv301KJGi

Trump Towers Over Education: How His Candidacy Is Already Affecting Federal Policy | The 74 ow.ly/aVoy301KJBn

A Makeshift School In Aleppo Offers Safer Education Amid Bombingsow.ly/P4D9301KJ4k

Walton foundation launches $250M charter school initiative: AP Articleow.ly/tg5h301KIY0

What Good Preschool Looks Like: Snapshots From 4 States : NPR Ed : NPRow.ly/qkcz301KIRg

Hillary Clinton Wants to Focus on Computer Science, STEM Education - Politics K-12 - Education Week ow.ly/9XcH301KIVJ

Looking For Change, Teachers Hit The Campaign Trail : NPR Ed : NPR ow.ly/jeAm301KISK

State officials decline to remove school board members who ousted superintendent - The Washington Post ow.ly/IcZn301KIMy

AM News: Charter School Groups Gather In Nashville

Charter Schools Get $250 Million Boost from Walton Foundation - WSJ ow.ly/bbwH301IgDn
Education Secretary calls on charters to rethink discipline, reduce suspensions - The Washington Post ow.ly/SD8Y301IfqJ
After 25 Years, What's Next For Charter Schools? : NPR Ed : NPRow.ly/oQfv301IfsP
Criticism escalates for online charter operator | EdSourceow.ly/eIc0301Ig9i
Democratic Party's Draft Platform Focuses on ZIP Codes, 'School-to-Prison Pipeline' - Politics K-12 - Education Weekow.ly/rBS2301Ig3V
For low-income kids, summer learning opportunities are hard to find | KUOW News and Information ow.ly/XMVM301Ig28
Montgomery County Schools Face Discrimination Complaint - The Kojo Nnamdi Show ow.ly/MIQ3301IfXz
1 in 4 Teachers Miss 10 or More School Days, Analysis Findsnzzl.us/AqEVfIg
Louisiana's private school voucher program will have wait list |NOLA.com ow.ly/W4xw301Ifog
How Traditional Nonprofits Run Into Problems Trying To Tackle Poverty | WAMU ow.ly/l9MQ301IfEK
New Orleans charter ex-leader to run for L.A. mayor, newspaper says | NOLA.com ow.ly/e1x9301IfmH
Refugee kids in California say discrimination at school is getting worse | Public Radio International ow.ly/MLDD301Ifwd
From living in cars to UC Davis — one student's journey - LA Times ow.ly/EMPK301Igx7

AM New: CA Legislator Pushes Stripped-Down Vergara Bill

Bill keeps longer tenure, scraps other ‘Vergara reforms’ | EdSource ow.ly/GnMm301FriJ

5 Colorado Republicans Fight to Take on CO Senator Michael Bennet - ABC News ow.ly/JAxQ301Frbq

Preschool Teaching Programs Too Diffuse, Unfocused: Analysis - Teacher Beat - Education Week ow.ly/rssE301Fs4A

A School Where The Students Hire Their Teachers | WBEZ ow.ly/Mpwa301FrrV

Leg up or catch up? Wealthier students use summer school to get a step ahead | 89.3 KPCC ow.ly/xXxm301Fr6S

Kansas Votes More Money For Public Schools To Avert Shutdownn.pr/28X0QLS

Kansas Lawmakers Pass Bill in Bid to Stop Court From Closing Schools - The New York Times ow.ly/kgwl301Fr4s

Tutors See Stereotypes and Gender Bias in SAT. Testers See None of the Above. - NYT ow.ly/LUSf301Fr28

Fighting for ‘Our School’ | American RadioWorks | ow.ly/yOOu301ExDA

1 In 10 Cal State Students Is Homeless, Study Finds n.pr/29bPaBc

AM News: Schools Under Cyberattacks, Disgraced Teachers Hacked On Slack

Schools to prepare for the worst as cyberattacks increase :: SI&A Cabinet Report ow.ly/dlUl301B1ot

Teachers insulted students in private Slack chats. After a hack, they resigned in disgrace. - The Washington Post ow.ly/ayMl301AWeK

See also: Cyberattack on small New York district exposes employee information | Education Dive pllqt.it/6KeSpQ

A NYC School's Strategy to Improve Attendance Starts At 7 a.m. - WNYC ow.ly/Cx4P301AWIU

Principal Quits Troubled Brooklyn School - WSJ ow.ly/vnjU301AUCp

Chess Coach Caught In The Middle Of CPS And CTU Drama | WBEZ ow.ly/eeg4301AX2i

100,000 Students Across The U.S. Will Probably See 'Hamilton' Before You Do - Huffington Post ow.ly/en64301AWEB

High Test Scores At A Nationally Lauded Charter Network, But At What Cost? : NPR Ed : NPR ow.ly/BtX3301AWyJ

Fund set up to raise money for L.A. Unified merges with group starting two charter schools - LA Times ow.ly/6yXy301AUVH

AM News: Homeless Students, Charter School Rules, School Money

On the streets. With a newborn. And trying to graduate high school | KUOW News and Information ow.ly/pABj301yATQ

Late Deal in Albany Could Allow Charter Schools to Hire More Uncertified Teachers - The New York Times ow.ly/WISy301yABp

City Criticizes Management at NY Charters - WSJow.ly/SKP7100cmtP

What Experts Said at The New York Times Education Conference - The New York Times ow.ly/VvTI301yACE

In Southern schools, segregation and inequality aren’t just history -- they’re reality | PBS NewsHour ow.ly/4sCL301yALA

Chaos, Change And No Change At All: 3 Stories Of School Money : NPR Ed : NPR ow.ly/1N1R301yAGe

LAUSD more than doubles transitional kindergarten seats for coming year | 89.3 KPCC ow.ly/lthu301yAIy

Schools save money, time by virtualizing desktop computers | Education Dive ow.ly/x9D9301yBip

Two More Ex-Administrators Plead Guilty in Texas Border School Testing Scandal ow.ly/i0RX301yBII

St. Paul Schools drama: Silva is out, Thein is interim supe, O'Connell resigns | MinnPost ow.ly/h5Xz301yC7u


AM News: Early Warning Systems, Under-Trained Preschool Teachers, Summer School Lunch

San Francisco Schools Stop Teaching Algebra in Middle School ow.ly/D2Cv100cfEP
Can ‘early warning systems’ keep children from dropping out of school? - The Washington Post ow.ly/XUTE301wdl4
School's Out, But Lunch Is Still On - The Kojo Nnamdi Show ow.ly/oI5O301wcxb
Boys Bear the Brunt of School Discipline | US News ow.ly/AE8Z301wdhl
Preschool Teachers Aren't Getting The Training They Need - Huffington Post ow.ly/VS4J301wdnV
See also: The Problem With Teaching Preschool Teachers : NPR ow.ly/KlSa301wclm
Gov. Christie: Proposed School Funding Plan Is About Fairness - WNYC ow.ly/T4cY301wctT
See also: Christie: Give all school districts same amount of aid, provide some towns property tax relief s.nj.com/ePYS9xl

Embattled St. Paul charter school makes deal with teachers -StarTribune.com ow.ly/5P8B301weqE

Charter School Debate Re-Ignites Ahead Of Nashville School Board Candidate Forum | Nashville Public Radio ow.ly/I36m301welT

Defiance, disruption marks raucous Douglas County school board meeting - Denver Post  ow.ly/jYIL301wcXj

In elementary education, ‘doing science’ rather than just memorizing it | PBS NewsHour ow.ly/q3IV301wdAw

Debate erupts over Los Angeles schools’ directive to search students for weapons - The Washington Post ow.ly/n8pi301wcgZ

AM News: Addressing (White) Teachers' Unconscious Biases

Want to address #teachers' unconscious biases? First, talk about #race: State Impact IN ipm.io/28IL99p

New Orleans making progress in special education, report says | NOLA.comow.ly/J6Nk301tDUY
Louisiana children continue to struggle, report says | NOLA.comow.ly/CAQ9301tDQC

More Testing, Less Play: Study Finds Higher Expectations For Kindergartners : NPR Ed : NPR ow.ly/hsjk301tE05

Taking notes the old fashion way might be better for the learning process - US News trib.al/oMqXbIa

Philly soda prices will have some extra fizz in 2017 ow.ly/NL3y301tFtA

Why are Colorado school districts going to spend millions on door locks? ow.ly/vNr8301tFaB 
SD wins Common Core lawsuit over parents ow.ly/WDlA301smBl
Yearbook Project Collects Stories of Children Killed in Shootings - The New York Times pllqt.it/PX1LMW

AM News: Charter Association Critiques Online Schools

Online Charter Schools Need To Better Serve Students, Charter Groups Say ow.ly/sSZj301r1U6

Charter School Groups Call Out Virtual Schools | US News ow.ly/L5KY301r3vK

Virtual charter schools need “bold action” for change, says national charter school group - Hechinger Report ow.ly/WRKQ301r2Bv

Charter Sector Needs Infusion of New Ideas, Center for Education Reform Says - Education Week ow.ly/9KwI301r3gH

Experts warn of murky results from charter-driven NC schools - AP ow.ly/Nl0r301r1QC

Pro-charter school philanthropic group says it will give to traditional schools too, but not yet | 89.3 KPCC ow.ly/1pnA301r1Oj

State delays forcing LA Unified to spend more on high-needs students | EdSource ow.ly/Lm2M301r2dt

Why Preschool Suspensions Still Happen (And How To Stop Them) : NPR Ed : NPR ow.ly/d9hx301r13i

Report: Gates reforms brought mixed success, slow improvement to Hillsborough schools | Tampa Bay Times ow.ly/PYx8301pvYa

Site News: Gone Fishing. Back Monday

AM News: Homeless Students, Preschool Wages, School Food Battle

With Homeless Students on the Rise, Will New Education Law Help? | US News ow.ly/8w7k301hzfj

Low wages undermine efforts to improve the quality of preschools, federal report says | EdSource ow.ly/q1vw301hxQE

Political critics of Obama target new school meal rules :: SI&A Cabinet Report ow.ly/DbOf301hzji

Achievement Gap For Blacks, Latinos In San Diego Unified Narrows | KPBS ow.ly/jOop301hzh8

Study: Slight progress for CPS students' college graduation prospects - Chicago Tribune ow.ly/WSce301gJ3d
At education summit, calls for more revenue for schools | Catalyst Chicago ow.ly/dWdq301hz6P
Teacher-led innovation celebrated at summit in Minneapolis | MinnPost ow.ly/TsZb301hye7
Coalition says L.A. Unified underfunds neediest students - LA Timesow.ly/VUq5301hxmp
Lawmakers Have Deal on Ramapo Schools - WSJ pllqt.it/ncWywi
Fewer Hurdles to Graduation for Disabled Students in New York - The New York Times ow.ly/cAnX301hxtL

AM News: Tuesday Education News Roundup

Civil rights advocates slam Alexandria school system over discipline data - The Washington Post ow.ly/EtR3301f1nD

An Upper West Side district is looking at an integration plan for its middle schools - Chalkbeat chalkbeat.org/posts/ny/2016/…

Brazilian immigrant overcame classroom struggles to rise to top in charter school - The Boston Globe ow.ly/V0aq301dLb6

USC Hybrid High graduates its first class, w/ all 84 heading to college: LA School Report laschoolreport.com/usc-hybrid-hig…

Less test-iness over L.A. teacher evaluations - LA Times ow.ly/7vAG301f187

Why Obama's top education official is visiting N.J. | NJ.com ow.ly/2fJd301f2a8

Tests Find Elevated Lead Levels at 5 More Chicago Schools abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/t…

Denver's Escuela Tlatelolco founded as part of Chicana/o movement in 1970 is trying to go back to its roots goo.gl/0ajKv6

AM News: Duncan @Brookings, Teachers & Tech, Disparate Suspensions

Arne Duncan, President Obama's former Education Secretary, joins Brookings - @ThinkTankWatch http://ow.ly/zkve301aSmc

Half of teachers comfortable with tech, but most use it for testing | Education Dive ow.ly/NOaR301aSgC

Department Of Education Report Shows Racial Disparity In Student Suspensions : NPR ow.ly/l3ZK301ckQ3

As The Number Of Homeless Students Soars, How Schools Can Serve Them Better : NPR Ed : NPR ow.ly/5WFO301ckMY

Schools in Wichita learn to adapt to the needs of their refugee students | Public Radio International  ow.ly/If4V301cldS

New Pittsburgh superintendent faces more questions on resume hosted.ap.org/dynamic/storie…

Feds sue over NYC principal who they say targeted black teachers - The Washington Post ow.ly/1KDo301ckJX

ICYMI: There was a fire drill shooting in Boston last week | VICE | United States pllqt.it/6P97WO

AM News: Duncan @Brookings, Teachers & Tech, Disparate Suspensions

Arne Duncan, President Obama's former Education Secretary, joins Brookings - @ThinkTankWatch http://ow.ly/zkve301aSmc

Half of teachers comfortable with tech, but most use it for testing | Education Dive ow.ly/NOaR301aSgC

Department Of Education Report Shows Racial Disparity In Student Suspensions : NPR ow.ly/l3ZK301ckQ3

As The Number Of Homeless Students Soars, How Schools Can Serve Them Better : NPR Ed : NPR ow.ly/5WFO301ckMY

Schools in Wichita learn to adapt to the needs of their refugee students | Public Radio International  ow.ly/If4V301cldS

New Pittsburgh superintendent faces more questions on resume hosted.ap.org/dynamic/storie…

Feds sue over NYC principal who they say targeted black teachers - The Washington Post ow.ly/1KDo301ckJX

ICYMIL There was a fire drill shooting in Boston last week | VICE | United States pllqt.it/6P97WO

AM News: Detroit Leads Major Districts In Chronic Absences, Malia Graduates

Detroit leads major districts in absences - AP pllqt.it/HoRdtb

NYC Schools Punished Teenagers for Being Victims of Sexual Assault, Complaints Say - NYT ow.ly/YwJp3016gjJ

Michigan legislature approves $617 million bailout package for Detroit schools - The Washington Postow.ly/xqN23017NYU

When the Doors to A Dual Language School Don't Feel Open to Everyone - WNYC ow.ly/QqmQ3017Qkd

Common, Yo-Yo Ma, Arne Duncan promote 'reimagining high school' | Chicago Sun-Times ow.ly/O2En3017QIh

Not doing it: Fewer high school kids are having sex -StarTribune.com ow.ly/P8a13016sou

Emergency meeting set as incoming Pittsburgh schools superintendent's future uncertain | TribLIVE ow.ly/rXI53017L33

Charter Schools Join Call For Education Funding As Dance Party Breaks Out via @DNAinfoCHI dnain.fo/25OiiIW

Malia Obama to graduate from high school Friday |NOLA.com ow.ly/SkY13017ODX

Malia Obama graduates from high school this week | PBS NewsHour ow.ly/6mqm3017QKh

Former EdSec Arne Duncan Joins Board Of Pluralsight | Fast Company | Business + Innovation pllqt.it/QiMQgN

AM News: Washington State Disputes Federal Absenteeism Data (Plus Detroit, Kansas, NYC)

WA has 2nd highest rate of student absenteeism in U.S., Feds say | The Seattle Times ow.ly/4Pun3015b3h 

Education reform-backed candidates sweep California primary elections - LA School Report ow.ly/1Rrj3015aTg

Latest: Snyder Says $617M Detroit Schools Bailout a 'Fresh Start' - ABC News ow.ly/WBb73015ak0

Kansas Governor Backs $38M Schools Fix for Special Session - ABC News ow.ly/N4453015anA

Annual summer meals program closes hunger gap for students | Education Dive ow.ly/eFpb3015bv6

Maryland Testing Commission not expected to make major cuts to hours of testing - Baltimore Sun ow.ly/wHCC3015boi

Calif. Charter Network Can't Block Union Organizers, Emails, Judge Rules - Teacher Beat - Education Week ow.ly/1ZgJ3015bfu

See also: Mixed ruling on claims Alliance charter school leaders obstructed teachers union organizing | 89.3 KPCC ow.ly/Aqm43015aYU

Vermont Consolidation Effort Profiled by PBS NewsHour Fails - State EdWatch - ow.ly/ZJOq3015ae1

Digital Age Tests Security of SAT Exams - The Takeaway - WNYC ow.ly/eEWz3015aA6

New York City to Help Blacks and Hispanics Attend Elite High Schools - The New York Times ow.ly/xevw3015a2L

See also: City to Recruit More Blacks, Latinos for Specialized High Schools - WNYC ow.ly/v7dD3015auE


AM News: Chronic Absences, Steady PARCC, Funding Fights Galore

State-by-state look at chronic absenteeism across America hosted.ap.org/dynamic/storie…

New data shows 6.5 million U.S. students chronically absent cabinetreport.com/human-resource…

After Turbulent Waters, PARCC Steadies Itself – InsideSources ow.ly/CpbS3012I3L

Kansas, Illinois, & Other Funding Fights Vex School Districts - WSJ ow.ly/MXo03012J4N

Where Calculus Class Isn't an Option realcleareducation.com/2016/06/07/whe…

Claypool Blames Springfield For Principal Exodus - WBEZ wbez.org/shows/wbez-new…

Bay Area school funding measures looking like big election winner sfgate.com/education/arti…

How One Brooklyn Charter School Integrates With Intention wnyc.org/story/how-one-…

Mixed ruling on claims Alliance charter school leaders obstructed teachers union organizing scpr.org/news/2016/06/0…

AM News: California Primary Fights, Civil Rights Report, Common Core Wrapup

Police shootings, affordable housing and billions in school bonds on local ballots this week - LA Times ow.ly/aYYz3010eVO

Rift in Democratic Party over education policy spotlighted in record outside spending - KPCC ow.ly/hDFa300Z8wZ

Record Spending Ahead of CA Primary, as Education Policy Divides State's Democrats | The 74 pllqt.it/MpBscc

Black students nearly 4x as likely to be suspended - USA Today ow.ly/T9KB3010gQf

The Civil Rights Problem In U.S. Schools: 10 New Numbers | WAMU 88.5 - American University Radio ow.ly/ewNL3010frb

Five eye-opening figures from the U.S. Education Department’s latest civil rights data dump - The Washington Post ow.ly/ljhc3010eYa

Report: Fewer School Suspensions, Lots of Absences - ABC News ow.ly/Mo4p3010fbD

Remember when teacher evaluations were the subject of controversy in LA Unified? Not anymore | 89.3 KPCC ow.ly/i3LU3010f6G

Black preschoolers still get suspended much more frequently than white ones - LA Times pllqt.it/kLEJqB

White Students Get Experienced Teachers, While Black Students Get Police In School - Huffington Post ow.ly/x64l3010dXP

The Civil Rights Problem In U.S. Schools: 10 New Numbers : NPR Ed : NPR pllqt.it/QElPJx

What New Yorkers Recall About School Integration Efforts of Earlier Era - WNYC ow.ly/xsi13010fmJ

Bailing On Common Core Tests Is Costing States Millions | The Daily Caller ow.ly/7MnC3010gOG

Nevada Completes Common Core Computer Testing after Meltdown Last Year -- THE Journal ow.ly/RoYg3010gJT

How one innovative school district has closed gaps on harder Common Core tests - The Hechinger Report ow.ly/6kKa3010eSz

This is the most racist math test you'll ever see - Vox bit.ly/1UmawdU

Angered by Stanford assault, SF school leader reveals own rape - SFGate ow.ly/PwD03010fPE

AM News: Clinton's Early Education Plan Rolls Out (Minus Cost Information)

With costs unclear, Clinton lays out ambitious plans for early education | EdSource ow.ly/Rygi300XpXd

Union President, Randi Weingarten, Defends Hillary Clinton on Charter Schools - The New York Times ow.ly/pSf3300Xq33

State says L.A. Unified spends improperly, must redirect hundreds of millions of dollars - LA Times ow.ly/lcfD300XoVj

Without New State Aid, Chicago Won't Open This Fall, CEO Says - State EdWatch - Education Week ow.ly/kAjA300XpLy

Lots of black students, few special ed students at Washington's first charter schools | KUOW News and Information ow.ly/e1rF300XpV3

How Downtown Manhattan Wants to Create More Integrated Schools - WNYCow.ly/yVzf300XpSO

AM News: Grad Rate Record, Chicago Brinksmanship, Student-Teacher Relationship Rankings

U.S. Graduation Rate Breaks Another Record - Education Week ow.ly/HLGP300SQQP

TX leads nation in teacher-student sexual assaults/relationships | khou.compllqt.it/EZGI3V

Chicago Teachers Union blames state school spending impasse on lack of leadership - Chicago Tribune ow.ly/Wc9W300SQ0A

CTU prez suggests teachers could forgo some raises in contract | Chicago Sun-Times ow.ly/i8eZ100aCFS


Mississippi Bans Public Contributions to Superintendents' Association - State EdWatch - Education Week ow.ly/l3g8300SPU5

17 people, including officer, exposed to pepper spray during brawl at L.A. high school - LA Times ow.ly/16rL300SPsu

Question on Utah biology test about aborting fetus prompts policy change | fox13now.comow.ly/67WI300SRBe

Principal Hired to Revive Struggling Boys and Girls High School May Leave - The New York Times ow.ly/P3ju300SPAl

When you’re 21 and this is your second campus shooting

AM News: School Finance Rulings, UCLA Shooting, Racial Disparities

Since 1950, judges in 23 states have ruled school finance formulas unconstitutional @Daarel edweek.org/ew/articles/20…

Anxious parents watch and worry over UCLA shooting - LA Times pllqt.it/MBYfEk

Report on racial disparities in gifted and magnet programs gets strong reaction - The Washington Post ow.ly/sM5l300Qc0c

Kansas Faces New Budget Woes Amid School Funding Fight - ABC News ow.ly/SawE300Qcoa

Portland Parents Grill Superintendent Smith Over Lead Lapses At Portland Schools | KUOW News and Information ow.ly/AKC0300QcwM

NYC invites more schools to try diversity initiatives: wny.cc/Mme3300O8Ow via @SchoolBook

Chicago School Funding Fight Focuses On Class Sizes | WBEZ ow.ly/msQ6300QcPS

Some FL Schools Want to Flunk Kids Who Opt Out of Standardized Tests | TakePart ow.ly/AfH5300Qdqa

State officials find LA Unified shortchanged students | EdSource ow.ly/7HZL300QcAI

The Education Practice That Is Costing Taxpayers Billions Of Dollars ow.ly/g64T300Qdww "School suspensions = $$$$$."

US News: $2.6 Billion In Federal Poverty Funding Going To Wealthier Districts (US News)

At least $2.6B in fed funding goes to districts that are wealthier on average - US News  ow.ly/YPDs300NxkD

New Orleans school unification committee to meet for first time s.nola.com/IyNv4BY

Kansas Parents Worry Schools Are Slipping Amid Budget Battles - The New York Times  ow.ly/J0MD300Nzaw

Take A Ride With A Kentucky School Bus Driver NPR n.pr/1qgU8Dv

High Lead Levels Discovered In Chicago School's Drinking Fountains n.pr/25xX5PW

Teach for America retools efforts to recruit graduates from top colleges wpo.st/bwHd1

Why a High School in Connecticut's Richest County Has Been Failing for 50 Years - The Atlantic ow.ly/nyG7300LF0X

AM News: Big Spending In Local California Education Races

Spending by oil companies, education advocates, business groups and labor unions reaches record levels - LA Times ow.ly/FGQh300ISyS

‘Don’t force us to give up our school’: A Mississippi town is being told to integrate - The Washington Post ow.ly/9YVx300GhGu

20th Street Elementary parents protest potential change in school management - LA Times ow.ly/Wz47300KGok

Active-shooter drills help schools prepare for the worst: AP Article ow.ly/u2iW300KFX4

One Student Tries To Help Others Escape A 'Corridor Of Shame' : NPR Ed pllqt.it/NkB6Fx

What One District's Data Mining Did For Chronic Absence : NPR Ed : NPR ow.ly/KIyQ300KFF4

Harvard Graduate Student's Speech Resonates With Educators : NPR ow.ly/KEte300KFDo

School superintendent candidate proposes $14k raise for Washington teachers ow.ly/69C4300JOrp


AM News: New ESSA Regs, Clinton/Sanders Advisers Debate, Ravitch Endorsement

What do parents need to know to find a good school? New federal rules help California find an answer - LA Times ow.ly/wbWG300E3Yg

Education Department proposes rules for judging schools - The Washington Post ow.ly/6Seb300E2Zw

AP: Rules proposed for school accountability | U.S. News | US News ow.ly/FD5c300Cngd

Education Department Releases ESSA Accountability Rules - Politics K-12 - Education Week ow.ly/63Oi300E37k

Advisers to Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders Debate Education Policy - Politics K-12 - Education Week ow.ly/dtt2300Dprj

See also: Clinton, Sanders Higher Education Policies Similar - Diverse ow.ly/awgQ300Dpkj

Calling for end to "internecine warfare" among Dems, Ravitch announces she will support the Democratic nominee ow.ly/uZMR300CogP

Inside The College That Abolished The F And Raked In The Cash buzzfeed.com

How 3 top New Orleans public schools keep students out | NOLA.com pllqt.it/FaZEta

In #CharterSchool Era, Montessori Model Flourishes - EdWeek bit.ly/1TYOg9U

In Texas, new math standards look a whole lot like Common Core - The Hechinger Report  ow.ly/YxOU300E3Ba

Facing potential economic downturn, LA Unified considers financial future | EdSource ow.ly/oPM7300E3m7

AM News: CA Charter Advocates Spending Big, 11 States Sue Over Transgender Bathrooms

Charter school groups spending big in California legislative races | 89.3 KPCC ow.ly/yr2Y300BFXT

States Sue Obama Administration Over Transgender Bathroom Policy - The New York Times ow.ly/jfsH300BFTh

Struggling schools hope arts focus can provide a boost ow.ly/rAa1300AQD2

Now celebrating 20 years, Stand for Children is in 11 states and employes 140 staffers ow.ly/ieie300A7Mv

Audit to examine whether Alliance charter schools spent public funds on 'anti-union campaign' | 89.3 KPCC ow.ly/TvpN300BG3l

CPS sending buses of protesters to Springfield to lobby on school funding - Chicago Tribune ow.ly/M97C300BGUa

Firm to pay $11.5 million to settle SF school-bus lawsuit - SFGate ow.ly/TOjG300BGnY

Nation’s most prestigious school science competition has new sponsor: Regeneron - The Washington Post ow.ly/RToK300BFQp

171 survive in National Spelling Bee, but only 45 advance ow.ly/8Lie300AQDU

AM News: Teacher Tenure In CA, Disproportionate Discipline in VA, Plus "Grit" Takedown Study

California's teacher tenure battle is reignited by Vergara appeal and a new bill - LA Times ow.ly/ceOf300zdfT

Vergara plaintiffs file latest appeal, wade into legislative debate on teacher job protections | 89.3 KPCC ow.ly/tN7m300zcl0

Foes of teacher tenure, seniority appeal to state Supreme Court - SFGate ow.ly/rxQ6300zcH0

Report: Virginia’s black students three times as likely as whites to face suspension - The Washington Post ow.ly/bl4x300zc89

VA School suspensions disproportionately impact minorities | Fusion pllqt.it/u97r3u

Is ‘grit’ overrated in explaining student success? Harvard researchers have a new theory. - The Washington Postow.ly/GMIB300zc5M

Angela Duckworth Responds To A New Critique Of Grit : NPR Ed : NPR ow.ly/6ZUj300zcgb

Texan Who Posted Extreme Views Loses Runoff for State Education Post - The New York Times ow.ly/z0OZ300zcdn

Philadelphia plan to fund pre-K would tax soda by the ounce | PBS NewsHour ow.ly/bv7a300zcJT

Teacher abuse payouts top $300 million as L.A. Unified misses warning signs - LA Times ow.ly/TwIt300zddM

Kentucky thoroughly sold its educators on Common Core. How? - The Hechinger Report ow.ly/Kh8H300zdzn

AM News: Gates Chief Admits Common Core Missteps

Gates Chief Acknowledges Common-Core Missteps blogs.edweek.org/edweek/curricu…

School Funding Inequality, Often Measured By State, Is Far Worse Nationally Than You Think @The74 bit.ly/1NCs1tI

Bethune-Cookman Students Still Reeling From A Year That Saw 13 Shooting Victims: NPR ow.ly/8SnE300wxqF

Contentious Lusher board meeting reflects lingering tensions over union issue | NOLA.com ow.ly/AATd300wxfJ

The nation's largest school districts are rushing to fill the coding gap | PBS NewsHour pllqt.it/3SlxHV

Seattle expels preschool kids three times as often as K-12 students. Here’s how to change that. | The Seattle Times ow.ly/nskG300wyDW

Fact-checking the LA teachers union's charter school costs estimate | 89.3 KPCC ow.ly/WYQJ300wxue

Texas education board candidate known for conspiracy posts - AP Article ow.ly/Eg3u300wxC0

Feds: Detroit Paid $1.27M for Tutoring That Wasn't Provided - ABC News ow.ly/ZXui300wxSw

D'oh! A misspelled word on this high school diploma - LA Times ow.ly/V0mm300wyIp

AM News: Senate Debates Proposed ESSA Funding Rule (Where's Clinton?)

Battle Raging Over Implementation of Every Student Succeeds Act | US News ow.ly/7EIh300mAYa

Sen. Murray supports USDE without endorsing Obama rule -- still no word from Clinton campaign? -- Politics K-12 ow.ly/uJZS300mL0z

Biggest Transitions Facing States for ESSA Accountability Flagged in New Report - Politics K-12 ow.ly/MaGp300mAEB

Publisher's ultimatim in test leak riles educators | 12NEWS.com ow.ly/dmOo300mKku

Paying Students May Raise Test Scores, But The Lesson Is Not Over : NPR Ed : NPR ow.ly/s6m9300mAxa

LAUSD administrative staff jumps 22 percent even as enrollment drops - LA School Report ow.ly/MEXY300mLSv

Wisconsin Supreme Court Affirms Power of State Superintendent - State EdWatch - Education Week ow.ly/Aua5300mAIF

Online School Enriches Affiliated Companies if Not Its Students - The New York Times ow.ly/MwXc300mAtj

California to Revise Textbooks to Reflect Diversity - ABC News ow.ly/bFea300mBaT

AM News: Federal Funding Dispute, Segregation Surge, CA Grad Rate Uptick

The 'Intolerable' Fight Over School Money : NPR Ed : NPR pllqt.it/EfH7Sc

On the anniversary of Brown v. Board, new evidence that U.S. schools are resegregating - Washington Post ow.ly/yL26300k0sk

Black And Latino Students Lose Out To White Peers. And It's Getting Worse. - HuffPost ow.ly/NiC7300k1fl

Lusher teachers reject union for collective bargaining | NOLA.comow.ly/BwCh300k1Vu

California high school students graduating at record rate - SFGate ow.ly/tykr300k20z

Are more engaging classes improving California graduation rates? scpr.org/news/2016/05/1…

Boston Students Walk Out To Protest Proposed Cuts ow.ly/xshc300k26F

LAUSD puts millions into its magnet expansion - LA School Report ow.ly/G6JP300k0eG

Girls better at leveraging tech to solve problems - POLITICO ow.ly/X4IT300k1Xc

AM News: Girls Beat Boys On Tech/Engineering Test, Plus Other Tuesday Stories

Girls outscore boys on inaugural national test of technology, engineering skills - The Washington Post  ow.ly/PjPe300hr1w 

PA Governor not ready to revise teacher layoff law :: SI&A Cabinet Report ow.ly/Ssgt300hrF3

Pearson gets emergency test scoring contract from Tennessee | Chalkbeatow.ly/Zz2z1005u57

A First: Pell Grants For High School Students Who Take College Classes : NPR Ed : NPR ow.ly/dd6y300hr9s

Some, But Not All of New i3 Grants Will Prioritize School Integration - Politics K-12 - Education Week ow.ly/TK7d300hrdt

Desegregation order: Mississippi district must merge schools: AP Article ow.ly/9Rfb300hrfY

Candidate for CPS principals' group arrested on phone charge | Chicago Sun-Times ow.ly/AjvX300hrQe

What if one culture shares multiple languages? That’s a challenge Oregon is taking up with its Somali students. ow.ly/keqD300hrnc

Uncovering the Stark Disparities Behind School Money - ProPublica ow.ly/wkcn300hrLK

Old time courtesies getting new currency in Maryland schools offsetting disrespect with etiquette lessons. fw.to/oEY9Jlh

Chicago Principal Grapples With Potential Budget Cuts | WBEZ ow.ly/yKx7300g9Ck

AM News: Bathroom Access, Detroit's Demise, SF's TFA Opt-Out

Few Solutions in Texas School Finance Ruling - The New York Times ow.ly/TqeV300eLMs

Detroit schools' decline and teacher sickout reflect bad economy and demographic shifts - LA Times ow.ly/4Xwk300dcsG

SF school leaders give Teach for America a time-out - San Francisco Chronicle ow.ly/uQBo300eMB0

Gov. Wolf pledges to veto bill that diminishes teacher seniority ow.ly/OQwx300eOsl

CPS: School budget cuts next year could top 20 percent, absent state action - Chicago Tribune ow.ly/p0Ol300dPt5

Abdul Wright of Best Academy is 2016 Minnesota Teacher of the Year | Star Tribune ow.ly/L1aO1004Z5f

How Denver Public Schools will decide to close low-performing schools | Chalkbeat ow.ly/AV8G300eOYY

Some embrace Obama administration’s transgender directive, others vow to fight - The Washington Post ow.ly/xrTG300eLKg

In Many School Districts, Transgender Bathroom Access Is The Norm : NPR ow.ly/z6RV300eLRR

A transgender 9-year-old tells her story - LA Times ow.ly/3QTH300eLtl

Math. Science. Recess. Minecraft? Twitch club brings gaming to school - LA Times ow.ly/LZui300c7pT 

AM News: Transgender Bathrooms, ESSA Conflict

U.S. Directs Public Schools to Allow Transgender Access to Restrooms nyti.ms/1WtMvrd

See also: Reaction To White House Directive On Transgender Bathrooms : NPR ow.ly/6cM2300a7Jc

USDE says it's trying to protect poor children. A senator says they’re trying to break the law. - WashPost ow.ly/Q78T300a7BL

Report: California’s charter schools lag behind traditional schools in graduating students | EdSource ow.ly/b3ar300a8br

CA schools will soon be on the hook for things like suspensions, attendance and graduation rates - LA Times ow.ly/eHlY3008Sc3

LAUSD votes to create thousands more magnet school seats in 2017 - LA Times pllqt.it/YymcSR

LAUSD makes $$ from charters, contradicting @UTLAnow-funded study, docs show.  LA School Report buff.ly/1Nso76y

Va. governor moves to upend traditional high school - The Washington Post ow.ly/29mq300a7ww

DC School Chief's Plea for Contractor Cash Draws Complaint - ABC News ow.ly/Kl5l300a7Py

Principals bracing to lose 20 percent in school budgets | Chicago Sun-Times ow.ly/qo8L300a8i5

More Chicago kids live in 'affluence bubble' than in most U.S. cities - Crain's Chicago Business ow.ly/XBsq300a7xo

Children in disadvantaged neighborhoods more likely to see local schools close. | USAPP pllqt.it/0eRQ4i

NAACP in St. Petersburg calls for Pinellas school superintendent Mike Grego to resign | Tampa Bay Times ow.ly/kJWs3008SeE

AM News: Who Cares About ESSA When There's A $63M HS Football Stadium In Texas

That’s Right: $63 Million for a Football Stadium … for High Schoolers - The New York Times ow.ly/9LNQ3008f0E

New York’s Increase in Pre-K Funding Leads Nation - WSJ ow.ly/GKzk3008ftO

California's schools will soon be on the hook for things like suspensions, attendance and graduation rates - LA Times http://ow.ly/8bOE3008jBy

Enrollment in state-funded preschool inched up in 2014-15 - AP Article ow.ly/vN3w3008faf

A 'borderless' school district with lots of choices: LA's superintendent outlines priorities | 89.3 KPCC ow.ly/mwpv3008f83

Arne Duncan, Priscilla Chan Discuss Next Steps for K-12 Education - Politics K-12 - Education Week ow.ly/e77G3008f6N

N.C. school board caught up in ‘bathroom bill’ debate after voting to okay pepper spray, mace - The Washington Post ow.ly/XFCg3008eXo

These 2 teens with similar backgrounds took very different paths to college - LA Times ow.ly/OYAe3008eQ2

AM News: Wednesday Morning Roundup

Do new charter schools really cost L.A. Unified more than $500 million a year? - LA Times ow.ly/dNLB3006pKB

It's Unlikely North Carolina Schools Would Lose Federal Funding Over HB 2 ow.ly/Xm643006qfT

25 hedge fund managers earned more last year than every kindergarten teacher in America - Vox ow.ly/fxnS3006upX

Bill to end seniority in teacher layoffs heads to Wolfow.ly/JHW83006ujS

New Orleans tries to mix charter schools with democracy: Is this the district of the future? - The Washington Post ow.ly/aR1A3006pYC

CA must include suspension rates as measure of school success | EdSource ow.ly/MpBp3006sVz

Study: Black teachers more likely to recommend black students for gifted programs ow.ly/4IUL3006uoD

School bullying is serious public-health problem, federal panel says | The Seattle Times ow.ly/ux8q3006usR

Court Sides With Teacher in N.Y. Evaluation-Rating Lawsuit - Teacher Beat - Education Week ow.ly/FcaF3006un8



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