Notes from the News — October 8, 2018
A daily roundup of education news
Can a radical new high school disrupt education in Philadelphia? PhillyMag
Is Christopher Columbus a hero? Schools grapple with how to teach a complicated legacy Inquirer
Controversial school mascot could disappear from Bucks County school district WHYY
Opinion: How Pennsylvania is cheating families in William Penn Delco Times
GED and other high school equivalency degrees drop by more than 40% nationwide since 2012 Hechinger Report
The most important skills for the 4th Industrial Revolution? Try ethics and philosophy. EdSurge
After fanfare, inside the Bronx classroom of New York’s Teacher of the Year Chalkbeat
In Tennessee, a gun or threat is reported at school every 3 days The Tennesseean
Stories from around the state — from the Keystone State Education Coalition blog.
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