January 22 — 9:35 am, 2019

Notes from the News — January 22, 2019

A daily roundup of education news

MLK Day activities at Paul Robeson High School, everything from painting to spoken word – The Notebook

1,000 volunteers expected to paint murals at Kensington High on MLK holiday – The Notebook

Activists urge school district to adopt Black Lives Matter week – Phillytrib.com

Students targeted in multiple robberies in West Philadelphia – 6ABC.com

Student: Mandatory metal detector use treats kids ‘like criminals’ – KYWNewsradio.com

Philly’s getting its first public statue of an African-American girl – Billypenn.com

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

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