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Notes from the news, May 30




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Commentary: The choice before the SRC on May 31 The Notebook blog
The School Reform Commission must adopt a budget for next school year on Thursday, and Ron Whitehorne has some suggestions for that budget.

Shelly Yanoff leaving a legacy of advocacy for children The Inquirer
Yanoff is leaving PCCY after 25 years as executive director.

See also: Tireless defender of children to step down from nonprofit Daily News
Shelly Yanoff to leave PCCY The Notebook blog

Summer edition happy hour a success! The Notebook blog
The happy hour at City Tap House was our biggest yet. Thanks to everyone who came and made it a success.

Philly schools closing early due to heat Daily News
Schools closed early yesterday.

Congressman Fattah to Keynote GEAR UP Event PR Newswire

Swap Crisis Dollars & Sense

On MSNBC, Daniel Denvir discusses Philly as ground zero for school privatization The Naked City blog

One Letter Per Day: Reduce Churn Making the Grade blog

State news roundup Keystone State Education Coalition

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