Roundup: Detroit Sickout Day 2, EdSec King Talks Integration & Tolerance

Teacher Protest Shuts Almost All Detroit Public Schools – The New York Times https://t.co/hfyCvr8TXQ

Detroit Teachers Essentially Close Schools in Latest ‘Sickout’ – WSJ https://t.co/mQOS5tiq4R

Teacher protests close most Detroit schools again Tuesday – The Washington Post https://t.co/pTlVSsQRmz

Chicago Teachers Union says it still hasn’t decided timing on strike – Chicago Tribune https://t.co/7Qp7fS6ctg

Secretary John King: Integration and Diversity Can Power School Improvement – Politics K-12 – Education Week ow.ly/4nmCw1

Education secretary calls for repeal of 2 transgender laws -AP Article ow.ly/4nmCu0

Blame for failure of TNReady test is widespread – Kox News https://t.co/Kyz2K0r6m1

Wyoming Cuts Ties With Consortium Before Choosing New Standardized Test | Wyoming Public Media https://t.co/pKaDnGBhkR

UTLA to protest at schools this week; hundreds of charter parents object – LA School Report https://t.co/I3OW2ifdJz

School districts are a big reason for the rise in income segregation in the U.S. – LA Times https://t.co/JFHxP6Q5HE

BPS’ Chang: Schools must close poverty, privilege gap | Boston Herald https://t.co/Ignfla5v8s

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.