March 18 — 8:04 am, 2019

Notes from the News — March 18, 2019

A daily roundup of education news

Teachers and students call for more resources for growing English Learner population – The Notebook

A decades-long gang war in South Philly is consuming a generation of kids –

Kill the soda tax? Council candidates are sweet on repeal –

Girls, women share stories of empowerment during Philly summit –

‘It’s our Earth’: Philly students skip school to strike for climate change –

Are Pa. school districts paying too much for cyber charter students?

After a transgender student insisted on using the boys’ locker room, one school district might spend $1 million on private showers and changing stalls –

Democrats Seek to Block Federal Funds to Arm Teachers –

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

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