*Common Core Standards Initiative- http://corestandards.org/ This is big news in the world of education! Our students will be getting more rigorous practice in all subject areas! And might I say...it also brings back grammar practice!!!
*http://www.ed.gov/ U.S. Department of Education
*http://www.education.com/ Great site for parents and teachers alike!
*http://www.whitehouse.gov/issues/education From the White House
*http://www.nytimes.com/pages/education/index.html In The Times
*http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/education In The Washington Post
*http://www.cep-dc.org/ More policy
*http://www.edutopia.org/ One of my personal favorites- teaching with technology is a huge focus on this site