December 5 — 9:07 am, 2018

Notes from the News — December 5, 2018

A daily roundup of education news

School lead testing bill moves out of Council committee unanimously – The Notebook

Philadelphia launches website aimed at attracting new teachers — and keeping them WHYY News

Pennsylvania pressing schools to ensure special-ed students aren’t on their own WHYY News

Report: Phila. School District lost $62 million in revenue in 2017 to tax abatements

Upper Darby teachers overwhelmingly reject contract offer, plan protest

A Generation of School Closings – WBEZ Chicago

Manhattan parents decry proposal designed to diversify city’s most sought-after high schools Chalkbeat

A new breed of journalism Education Next

With no deal reached at bargaining table, Acero teachers begin nation’s first charter union strike Chalkbeat

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

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