February 13 — 7:19 am, 2019

Notes from the News – Feb. 13, 2019

A daily roundup of education news

Students at YouthBuild learn about themselves through writing – The Notebook

The death of cyber charter schools in Pa.? – WHYY.org

Extra arts education boosts students’ writing scores — and their compassion, big new study finds – Chalkbeat.org

Denver teachers strike to continue for third day as marathon negotiations show “pathway forward” – Denverpost.com

Could a tax on video games help prevent school shootings? One Pa. lawmaker hopes so. – Philly.com

Parkland: A Year After the School Shooting That Was Supposed to Change Everything – NYTimes.com

A Florida school’s answer to campus shootings? Combat veterans with semiautomatic rifles and Glocks. – Washingtonpost.com

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

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