The FeedEditionsJobsDonateJune Event
Philly Education News + Views Independent. Reader-Supported.
Philly Education News + Views
Independent. Reader-Supported

In case you missed it: Teacher ed, ELL, God in the stands




Teach Your Teachers Well New York Times (opinion)
The director of Williams College's teaching program, Susan Engel, suggests treating teaching like a craft, with intensive mentoring.

Students remaining in English language classes too long, study shows Los Angeles Times
Even though nearly 70% of students in ELL classes were born in the U.S., nearly 30% remain in ELL classes in high school.

Barred From Field, Religious Signs Move to Stands New York Times
Fearing a lawsuit, a Bible-belt school barred religious signs from the football field, but that did not silence revelers.

The Answer Sheet: The feuding is getting in the way Washington Post
Moving past a polarized debate is an important point to keep in mind as contract negotiations and major reform continue here, too.

Now that we bring you a roundup of Philly education news every day, "In case you missed it" will be a weekly roundup of national stories that we found interesting.

In their own words: Salawat
In their own words: Mohammad
In their own words: Neira

Get the Notebook in your inbox

Notes from the news
Weekly newsletter

Recent Articles

District relaunches student-run television studio Philadelphia Futures releases 27th annual college guide Initiative aims to increase FAFSA completion rates How 25 years of changing enrollment has created winners and losers in Pa. school funding Notes from the news - Oct. 24

Watch our video interviews with students talking about their journeys to the U.S.

Click here