October 10 — 6:56 am, 2018

Notes from the News — October 10, 2018

 A daily roundup of education news

Skyrocketing special ed. costs falling heavily on Pa. school districts, taxpayers; to see how much your district spent on special education in 2008-09 vs. 2016-17, click on this table. Education Law Center

Citing Philadelphia, film, speaker say charters, traditional public schools in ‘parasitic relationship’ The Herald-Sun of Durham, N.C.

Opinion: For parents, Philly district’s drug policy reeks of bias Philadelphia Tribune

Advocates worry: Is Gov. Murphy imposing ‘stealth moratorium’ on N.J. charter schools? Inquirer

‘Doors open because of this’: How one Newark high school is closing the college degree gap Chalkbeat

What students learned when they made robotics relevant to their lives EdSurge

EpiPen shortage keeping some kids out of school CBS News

How to talk to your child about bullying EducationPost

Stories from around the state — from the Keystone State Education Coalition blog.

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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