I've recently started following two education-related blogs that I'd like to point out specifically here.
On Sicheii Yazhi, teacher Eric Hoefler writes about a variety of topics, much of it centered around education. What he has to say is interesting and well-written, and I'm glad I started reading it. Some recent highlights to start off with:
Response to “In Defense of NCLB”
Working Backwards to Assessment
Making a Bad Date
A woman who teaches Spanish and calls herself “Miss Profe” escaped from the restrictions of school-based discussions to start her blog, It’s A Hardknock Teacher’s Life, in December. New as it is, it's already got a number of good entries (and Miss Profe's still playing with the layout; I have to say that I don't like the scheme that's current as I write this, but, then, I read it through the feed anyway). As she's a “teacher of colour”, diversity issues show up often, and that's one aspect that keeps me interested. Start with these:
Blogalicious, where she explains why she started blogging.
Come On, Be Colored For Us
The Same Old Same Old
I've added these to the “blogs I read” list over there on the side.