This is a blog worth checking:
It’s called “Educational Justice.” I like it even though I’m not really much of a progressive. It’s mostly the work of Eric Mar, a San Francisco School Board Commissioner, which in itself is really cool. There’s a lot of stuff here with a local (SF Bay Area) focus. One thing of particular note is Eric’s dissection of some of the reports recently released as part of the well publicized Getting Down to Facts project from the Stanford Institute for Research on Education Policy and Practice. Just look at the entries tagged under adequacy.