Philly school closings in the national news
by thenotebook on Mar 09 2013 Posted in Notes from the 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
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