IIt's a short list this week, but still worth reading.
The Annual Autopsy
You know I love a good analogy. Here's one more way to look at the uselessness of "data."
Education's Failure To Retain Great Teachers
Another look at the sad state of teacher retention in the ed biz.
Seven Things I learned from Attending a Charter School Board Meeting
Nancy Flanagan went to a charter board meeting and had an eye-opening experience.
Campaign Paraphernalia for Great Schools Massachusetts
$9,000,000 ought to buy you a great deal of cool stuff. Here are some suggestions for the out-of-state privatizers who are trying to finance the anti-charter-cap campaign in Massachusetts.
Order in the Court
Also in Massachusetts, the attempt to beat the charter cap by filing a civil rights lawsuit failed. Jennifer Berkshire tells that story.