May 3 — 8:32 am, 2019

Notes from the News – May 3, 2019

A daily roundup of education news

New “Good to Great” grants seek to boost early literacy – The Notebook

The forces behind Philly’s high teacher turnover Philly.com

Germantown High a sad sign of Philly’s building neglect | Opinion – Philly.com

Frankford High School teacher to be recognized as a “hero” by museum – Northeast Times

Florida Approves Bill Allowing Classroom Teachers To Be Armed – NPR.org

Tuition or Dinner? Nearly Half of College Students Surveyed in a New Report Are Going Hungry – NYTimes.com

Michael Bennet left a complex mark on Denver schools. Now he’s running for president. Chalkbeat

Betsy DeVos targets de Blasio’s education policies at black-tie dinner, saying they ‘renewed nothing’ Chalkbeat

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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