Note: Philly.com is making some changes to its website that impact how I compile these links. I may miss some Philly.com articles until I get used to their changes. Please let me know if you see anything missing. Thanks to Shelly Yanoff for pointing out the voucher coverage from yesterday. And now back to your news roundup...
Reasserting the right to high-quality schools The Inquirer (opinion)
State Sen. Anthony Williams says vouchers won't affect successful schools, but will force failing schools to "compete or dissolve." A second op-ed says the bill is too narrow to get popular support because it only helps low-income families.
See also: Voucher bill has fatal flaws The Inquirer (opinion)
Letters: Vouchers that help some shouldn't punish others The Inquirer
Elmer Smith: School-voucher plans can't be vouched for Daily News
Questions about vouchers your legislators should be asking Keystone State Education Coalition
School choice gains widespread momentum The Inquirer
The state of American education: The era of 'Obama-cation' The Notebook blog
A current TFA teacher reflects on last week's forum and the Obama administration's approach to education.
HIGHER ED: What Price Knowledge? Phawker
A look at the activism in the United Kingdom in response to college tuition hikes.
Educon 2.3 Takeaways Philly Teacher blog
Philly teacher summarizes her takeaways from several sessions and the EduCon overall.
Study finds a fair number of slackers on campus The Inquirer
What to Ask When Visiting a School Philly School Search
I Told You So Philly Teacher blog
School bus, SEPTA bus collide in South Philly WHYY/NewsWorks
Teachers are Forever? Making the Grade blog
A pesar de tormenta alumnos sí asistirán a clases Al Día
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