The Baltimore Sun’s Alec MacGillis takes an in-depth look at educational technology at NCLB. More money for low-income schools because of the law, hard questions about what it’s being spent on.
Papers from the NCES summer conference on school finance available here. Timely topics.
Wash. Post’s prolific Mathews looks at fledging efforts to measure collegiate value-added. And, he also looks at public boarding schools.
NYT’s Winter has more on the student loan issue. Bob Shireman on the issue for PPI here. NYT’s Freedman looks at budget issues at one high school in NY.
California Charter School Association head Caprice Young writes about charters in the San Diego Tribune.
LA Times on Broad Prize winner Garden Grove.
Jacobs on bullying. Jacobs on the Time article that has everyone chattering. And, Hip Teacher writes about her theatrical teaching. Good stuff. The Eduwife gets into full costume to make Macbeth come alive (thankfully at school only…). Da Blog! Education writer Alexander Russo now has a Chicago-based blog you should check out, link heavy.