Notes from the news, Sept. 6
by Dale Mezzacappa on Sep 06 2012 Posted in Notes from the news
Fewer Philly schools 'persistently dangerous' Daily News
The number of schools on the list has gone down for two years in a row.
See also: Number of 'persistently dangerous' Phila. schools drops Inquirer
'Persistently dangerous' schools down in District; Mastery touts Gratz progress Notebook
Philadelphia’s List of ‘Persistently Dangerous’ Schools Gets Pared Down CBS Philly
Calling on fathers for first day of school Daily News
The National Million Father March is asking fathers to walk their children to school.
MLK High beginning to fulfill its Promise Daily News
The oft-troubled high school is in its second year as a Promise Academy.
Class is in session Panel discussion tonight at Temple's Tyler School of Art with community organizer Nijmie Dzurinko, Mastery Charter's Scott Gordon, and the Inquirer's Miriam Hill, moderated by yours truly.
The sad, sad school district Michelle Obama mentioned Washington Post, The Answer Sheet
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