May 6 — 6:26 am, 2019

Notes from the News – May 6, 2019

A daily roundup of education news

Education head DeVos: Polarizing but enduring Cabinet member – AP via WHYY.org

There’s ‘luxury’ housing at Philly’s community college, but where are the students? – BillyPenn

Why being a first-generation college student is uniquely hard – WHYY.org

‘It’s just a test’: Philly parents preach calm at first SAT since college admissions scandal – Philly.com

Philly Councilman wants city to reclaim control of street parking – WHYY.org

The Very Best Teacher Appreciation Week Gifts – Forbes.com

Here’s what the primary election could mean for the future of Philly’s 10-year tax abatement –Philly.com

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

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