The FeedEditionsJobsDonateJune Event
Philly Education News + Views Independent. Reader-Supported.
Philly Education News + Views
Independent. Reader-Supported

Notes from the News - August 4

The latest headlines in Philly education




ARE YOU AN EDUCATION NEWS JUNKIE? If so, are you signed up for the Notebook's weekly email? Every Friday we highlight the must-read stories from our website and beyond. Don't miss out. Sign up here.

Pension costs dominate education conversation in Harrisburg, amid other competing priorities NewsWorks 

Gov. Wolf keeps low profile on Pa. budget

State Rep. Jordan Harris talks severity of Cheyney University’s problems Tribune

Harvard Faces Discrimination Probe While Accepting Mostly Nonwhite Class CBS Local

‘We are extremely discouraged’: Reports of a federal fight on affirmative action already stoking anxiety Chalkbeat

Analysis: Trump’s Justice Dept moves to protect whites in college admissions Hechinger Report

In Camden, a project to tell residents where it's safe to walk

Lockers - remember them? - become art at Lower Merion High School

The Walls We Won't Tear Down NYTimes Opinion

An unexpected effect of the Common Core: facilitating Jared Kushner’s political awakening Chalkbeat

Stories from across the state

Please email if we missed anything today or if you have any suggestions of publications, email lists, or other places for us to check for news. 


Get the Notes from the News delivered to your inbox


Get the Notebook in your inbox

Notes from the news
Weekly newsletter

Recent Articles

District is pressed to disclose health data on every school after mold outbreaks Notes from the news - October 20 Was Thursday the beginning of the end for the SRC? Notes from the news - October 19 (2) Adaire officially opens its new green schoolyard