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Notes from the news - May 10

The latest headlines in Philly education




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Cheltenham residents air grievances, rally support after student brawl. NewsWorks

Yes, that’s Debbie Allen, dancing with lucky, lucky Philly kids. Inquirer

Pa.'s investment in preschool lags behind other states, study shows. Penn Live

At Kelly School, who says chess isn't a black thing? Here we come! Notebook

New study shows girls of color are more likely to be suspended than white classmates. NewsWorks

There are better ways than suspension to discipline kids. Here are two schools doing just that. The Washington Post

DeVos Compares School Choice to Switching Phone Carriers. NBC10

6 Traits of Life-Changing Teachers. Edutopia

Philly mama's bail out day. Philadelphia Student Union

Stories from across the state 

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