April 23 — 8:50 am, 2019

Notes from the News — April 23, 2019

A daily roundup of education news

Randi Weingarten calls on superintendents: Listen to your teachers – The Notebook

What do Philadelphia’s students want? More college counseling Hechinger Report

First their school closed. Then its redeveloper ghosted. Now, Germantown residents say they’ve had enough. Philly.com

Elizabeth Warren unveils $640 billion college debt forgiveness plan AP via WHYY News

Most teachers don’t teach climate change; 4 in 5 parents wish they did – WHYY.org

These students borrowed $35K plus for an unaccredited program that closed. Years later, their debts remain Philly.com

Student and parent groups pushing Denver schools to hire ‘counselors, not cops’ Chalkbeat.org

When school districts can’t raise funds for facilities Hechinger Report

AG begins probe into Lincoln Learning Solutions Beaver County Times

For a roundup of state news from Keystone Education Coalition, click here.

Tickets have gone on sale for the Notebook’s 25th anniversary! Join us June 4 at the National Museum of American Jewish History on Independence Mall to celebrate. See you at the party!

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