Best Education Journalism Of The Week (November 27-December 4, 2015)

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BEST OF THE WEEK

Washington Post: At the Primary School, funded with Zuckerberg fortune, education will start before birth ow.ly/VqQHk

WBUR: For Education Reform, Boston Activists Turn To Ballot Initiatives http://ow.ly/VuSte

LA Times: PAC shielded $2.3 million in donations by LA charter school backers http://ow.ly/VuR7H

EdWeek: Unique challenges for 1st-gen college students like Ayat Husseini  bit.ly/1Q58Zf6

Politico NY: Head of de Blasio’s Fund for Public Schools quietly exits http://ow.ly/VuQpT

NPR: Secretary Duncan Reunites With A Former Student  http://ow.ly/Vv5b3

Washington Post Overly Generous About Harvard, Overly Critical Of TFA ow.ly/VrmIi

NYT Testing Story Appears To Overstate MA Decision http://ow.ly/VuTBs

Dawn: Remembering 144 lives lost in last December’s Peshawar school attack ow.ly/Vnmm7

Comedy Central: Larry Wilmore Takes On Texas Textbooks bit.ly/1PECmFe

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Alexander Russo

Alexander Russo is a freelance education writer who has created several long-running blogs such as the national news site This Week In Education, District 299 (about Chicago schools), and LA School Report. He can be reached on Twitter at @alexanderrusso, on Facebook, or directly at alexanderrusso@gmail.com.