Best Education Journalism Of The Week (July 1-8, 2016)


Washington Post: ‘He knew the kids and they loved him’: MN shooting victim was an adored school cafeteria manager –<

See also: TIME: Philando Castile was a role model to hundreds of kids, colleagues say: ‘This man mattered’

Politico: Clinton’s charter school comments prompt boos at teachers union event

See also Slate: Hillary Clinton is the teachers’ candidate. What changed?

NYT: Hillary Clinton Embraces Ideas From Bernie Sanders’s College Tuition Plan

KPCC: How a charter network’s leaders use student reviews to change how they teach<

US News: Education Department Continues to Prod States to Rethink Testing<

LA Weekly: LA Parents Pay Dearly to Be Near Good Schools<

LA Times: After months of negotiations, a nonprofit will manage 20th Street Elementary School

Charlotte Observer: Chinese investors are silent partners in the struggling Thunderbird Prep charter school

NYT: Small Steps, but No Major Push, to Integrate New York’s Schools

Hechinger Report: Schools are under federal pressure to translate for immigrant parents


Washington Post Highlights School Role In #PhilandoCastile Tragedy

Fellowship Program Recruits Journalists With Hardship Experience

[White] NYC Reporters Talk NYC Schools


The Guardian: No grades, no timetable: Top-performing Berlin school turns teaching upside down

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