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Notes from the news, Nov. 28




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Willing to listen The Notebook blog
SRC member Lorene Cary attended the first community meeting in this round of the facilities master plan and made it clear the SRC wants to listen, engage.

See also: DN Editorial: Schools out: District's plans should reach public Daily News
Inquirer Editorial: New SRC trying to show that it's learned its lessons The Inquirer

Philly school district readies next round of cuts The Inquirer
The District will announce another $14 million in cuts today.

SRC votes to move forward with District-charter agreement The Notebook blog
At a special meeting last week, the SRC voted to approve the Great Schools Compact

See also: Liveblogging the SRC meeting Philly School Files blog
Charters and innovation The Workshop Blog

Happy hour with the Notebook on Nov. 30 The Notebook blog
We're meeting to celebrate the publication of our December edition and to chat and socialize with readers. Will you join us Wednesday?

City students visit a suburban high school The Inquirer
Through the University Community Collaborative of Philadelphia at Temple University, some District students visited Lower Merion.

New tool connects people, ideas, resources The Notebook blog
Academy at Palumbo teacher Brian Cohen attended the launch of Change By Us, a new tool the city created to help connect people and projects.

State news roundup Keystone State Education Coalition

OnBlast Show November 2011 OnBlast

A new focus: read more -> write more Making the Grade blog

Focus on Education at Philadelphia's Art Sanctuary UC Review

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