November 17 — 8:15 am, 2016

Notes from the news – Nov. 17

The latest headlines in Philly education

5 new charter schools apply to open in Philly. Inquirer

Finalists announced in essay contest debating future of Electoral College. Daily News

Commentary: From Philly school district, a different post-election memo. Inquirer

Was Nov. 8 a massive failure of civics education? The Hechinger Report

College Affordability in Pa.: How did we get here, and what can be done? Research for Action 

As college costs rise, so do the number of administrators.  The Hechinger Report

How to Find the Middle Ground Between Data-Driven and Student-Driven Learning in Your Classroom. EdSurge

Why do black teachers leave—and how do we fix that? The Hechinger Report

Stories from across the state

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

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