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Latest National Teacher Of The Year reacting to President Obama’s remarks earlier this week.


NYT: Money, Race and Success: How Your School District Compares

AP: Unaccompanied minors in 35 districts, 14 states have faced illegal barriers to enrolling in school.

Politico NY: In NY, Clinton treads lightly in praise of uncontroversial school

EdWriters: Donald Trump’s education agenda, in 52 seconds.

NYT: Top State Senator Attacks de Blasio on School Control Push

AP: Decade after Katrina, New Orleans poised to regain schools

In These Times: Progressive caucus challenges NYC union leadership 

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

Knox News: Blame for failure of TNReady test is widespread


Some Alternatives To That Soft, Duplicative Coverage Of Chan/Zuckerberg Announcement 

New EdBeat Survey Reveals Diversity & Independence Challenges 

“Peak Integration Coverage” Fast Approaching 


Late night’s Seth Myers talking about Teacher Appreciation Week

Donald Trump yells his education ideas into the camera for 52 seconds

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