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Eight Important Education Races to Watch Tuesday the74million.org/article/electi…

Millions in school bonds on ballots in Northern Virginia washingtonpost.com/local/educatio…

Education is on the ballot Tuesday — here’s what to watch for and why it matters chalkbeat.org/posts/us/2017/…

OTHER NEWS

Small Houston charter school pays top dollar to leader, owns luxury condo houstonchronicle.com/news/education…

What’s DeVos been up to? Most people have no clue since her public schedule is rarely updated: usnews.com/news/education…

Move to merge charter school union into CTU stalls chicagotribune.com/news/local/bre…

AltSchool opened Union Sq site in Sept but is closing its E Village school. Ed tech is hard, says invester wsj.com/articles/calif…

How Silicon Valley Plans to Conquer the Classroom nytimes.com/2017/11/03/tec…

Inside Silicon Valley’s Playbook for Wooing School Superintendents nyti.ms/2j195vx

California suspension and expulsion rates drop again but racial gaps remain scpr.org/news/2017/11/0…