Notes from the News — March 21, 2019
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Video: PHLpreK improves job, financial prospects for parents – The Notebook.org
Why did a shuttered Germantown school sell for a fraction of its value? – Billy Penn
Bill would require hands-only CPR training in high schools – ABC27.com
CHOP helps schools save lives in Philadelphia – 6ABC.com
Group may head back to court over lack of N.J. school desegregation – WHYY.org
New teachers often get the students who are furthest behind — and that’s a problem for both – Chalkbeat.org
Study: Philly among leaders in gentrification, which has pushed out people of color Philly.com
Column: The dark side of education research: widespread bias – Hechinger Report
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