January 8 — 9:27 am, 2019

Notes from the News — January 8, 2019

A daily roundup of education news

A local dance legend is pitching a new charter school for West Philly: Here’s why – Philly.com

South Philadelphia Store Owner Giving Away 89 Prom Dresses To Families In Need – CBS Philly

New York City offers some unpleasant truths about school improvement – Washington Post

The problem with high-stakes testing and women in STEM Hechinger Report

Major new study finds restorative justice led to safer schools, but hurt black students’ test scores Chalkbeat.org

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

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