September 13 — 7:50 am, 2018

Notes from the News — Sept. 13, 2018

A daily roundup of education news

Chronic absence still an issue for the District, says Attendance Works report Notebook

Around the country, incomes are rising. In Philly, they’re falling. Inquirer

If ‘free college’ sounds too good to be true, that’s because it often is WHYY News

Penn grad launches Philadelphia charter school with unorthodox teaching methods Daily Pennsylvanian

Rethinking What Gifted Education Means, and Whom It Should Serve NY Times

Failing the Future: Teachers find ways to provide basic school supplies for Pittsburgh-area students in needy districts Public Source

Opinion: What Happened to Serena Williams at the U.S. Open Happens to Black Girls in School Every Day Education Post

Stories from around the state  FYI the Keystone State Education Coalition blog will not be posting during the month of September. You can read more at the link. 

Please email dalem@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 new sources of information.

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