February 15 — 7:20 am, 2019

Notes from the News – Feb. 15, 2019

A daily roundup of education news

Philly students, teachers say more counselors needed to deal with trauma from gun violence – The Notebook

Pa. schools with highest truancy rates: Some see half their students skipping class – Pennlive.com

New studies point to a big downside for schools bringing in more police – Chalkbeat.org

Federal Watchdog Issues Scathing Report On Ed Department’s Handling Of Student Loans –NPR.org

Educator strikes reignite tensions with Teach for America – Washingtonpost.com

Spike in robberies near La Salle University has students worried, administrators scrambling – Philly.com

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

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