NBC News: Powerball Windfall? Schools Don’t Always Benefit From Lottery Sales http://ow.ly/X7lPv

Sun-Times: Chicago Teachers Union allies benefit from newly enriched union foundation http://ow.ly/X7m1I

Politico: Conservative group nears big payoff in Supreme Court case http://ow.ly/X7nxZ

WNYC: Cuomo Strikes a Different Tone on Education This Year http://ow.ly/X7mXY

KPLU: A ‘No-Nonsense’ Classroom Where Teachers Don’t Say ‘Please’ http://ow.ly/X7oWS

EdWeek: How the ex-Googlers AltSchools hope to revolutionize K-12 analytics http://ow.ly/X7gRX

Chalkbeat: Why some New York City high schools that were designed to be diverse aren’t 

ProPublica: What happened when one NYC high school took down its metal detectors?


How Coverage Of 183-Campus KIPP Charter Network Has Evolved 

Little-Known Nonprofit EdSource Today Covers Big-State Education News

How To Be A Smart Supreme Court Coverage Reader 

NYT Reporter Aims To Understand Emotions Behind School Issues http://ow.ly/X7SuI


NY Daily News: Inside transgender students’ war over school bathrooms http://ow.ly/X7lFE

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.