Core knowledge: E.D. Hirsch reviews Ravitch in The New York Review of Books.
Lights out? At the NYT the Mind of Medina writes up the KIPP – union decertification story. This is a big deal because KIPP basically has some non-negotiables that they believe are integral to running highly effective schools. The UFT apparently could not meet them. Big implications from that in terms of the whole charter – union conversation.
Mile high: The Johnston teacher bill in Colorado seems to be picking up momentum. Score one for RTT?