Top Stories for Thursday 8/21
Poll: America Loves Charter Schools?
Americans claim to favor charter schools, but don’t know what they are.
New Majority: Non-Whites
This fall will be the first time U.S. public school enrollment is mostly non-whites. Education Week
Shocking Opposition To The Core
Mother wants the standards gone, but not for academic reasons. The Hechinger Report
Ferguson: Civics Lesson
Teachers use days off to pick up trash from civil unrest. NPR
Strategies on using new resources this coming year. EdSurge
Student Tracking System Fails
LA schools face packed classes and roaming students. Los Angeles Times