Roundup: Sanders, Clinton, Detroit, Chicago

Jane Sanders: Bernie and I Stand With Unions and Against Standardized Testing – Politics K-12 via The Nation

In NY, Clinton treads lightly in praise of uncontroversial school [Eagle Academy]| POLITICO

Sick-out by Teachers Shuts Nearly All Detroit Public Schools – ABC News

CTU: Teachers leaning away from May strike 

Nearly 300 11th graders opt out in Burbank CA | 89.3 KPCC

Paying For America’s Schools: Is There A Better Way? : NPR

Access to education a challenge for NY immigrants | Newsday

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