May 2 — 8:55 am, 2019

Notes from the News – May 2, 2019

A daily roundup of education news

Dancing, excitement at College Signing Day with Dawn Staley – The Notebook

From schools to scourge: Why 7 Philly schools remain empty 5 years after going on the auction block – WHYY.org

Now in high school, Philly girls revisit earlier kindness, donating tampons, other items – Philly.com

Girls outpace boys on national technology and engineering exam – Washingtonpost.com

Ousted Temple Fox Business School dean fights back, plans $25 million lawsuit – Philly.com

An explosive debate on racial bias marks Florida’s move to arm teachers, over educators’ objections – Washingtonpost.com

OPINION: Can the liberal arts navigate poverty, diminished opportunity and robots? – Hechinger Report

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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