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Philly school closings in the national news




Thursday's decision to close 23 schools and relocate or merge five others has received national - and international - news attention. On Friday, NPR's national evening news program, "All Things Considered," included a report by NewsWorks' Benjamin Herold.

Coverage of the aftermath of the decision in the national and world news:

Rational Decisions and Heartbreak on School Closings New York Times

Teachers union president arrested at Philadelphia schools protest Guardian (UK)

Why both extremes are wrong in the debate over school closings The Hechinger Report

Philly coming to grips with mass school closings Associated Press via FoxPhilly

(Video) Parent: School closings really unnecessary Associated Press via USA Today

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