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Notes from the news, June 20

By the Notebook on Jun 20, 2013 08:44 AM

SRC delayed Renaissance conversions and renewed charters for five schools. Notebook

See also: SRC delays handing over 3 schools to charter operators. Inquirer

Corbett eyes $108 million debt for Philly school funding. Daily News

See also: Corbett signals he'll try to help Philly schools. AP

State leaders raise hopes of Phila. school rescue. Inquirer

Will U.S. Rep. Bob Brady help find money for Philly's schools? NewsWorks/Notebook

Corbett speaks out on schools; leaked poll suggests that he take on teachers' union. Notebook

Secret Corbett poll proposing teachers union attack funded by PennCAN. City Paper

Blaming teachers won't fix Philly schools. City Paper

Teachers say fallout of doomsday budget has already begun. City Paper

Counselor: Who will speak out for the Philadelphia schoolchildren? Jewish Exponent

Students lament 'horrible' closing of Bok. Daily News

See also: Closing the doors on Bok’s history. AxisPhilly

B-O-K: Coach found light, life within school. Daily News

Bok High: A football powerhouse. Daily News

Germantown High closure angers, saddens community. Daily News

See also: At Germantown High, a final goodbye. Inquirer

Germantown's final graduation was a celebration, not a funeral. NewsWorks

Wawa enters the cigarette-tax fray in Harrisburg. NewsWorks/Notebook

Nutter: Philadelphia is not building a $400 million prison. NBC10

News summary from Keystone State Education Coalition

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