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Notes from the news - September 13

The latest headlines in Philly education




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Sylvia Simms named to head lobbying group Educational Opportunities for Families. Notebook

Philadelphia District calling for better attendance. NewsWorks

New report on Pa. charter school growth finds "stranded costs" linger five years later. NewsWorks

Study highlights long-term costs of charter school expansion. Inquirer

In Philly, a push to get more kids to show up for school. Inquirer

In front of kids, Betsy DeVos says school is too often a ‘mundane malaise’. The Washington Post

Stories from across the state

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