Notes from the News – May 7, 2019
Public demands Council invest in schools – The Notebook
Betsy DeVos’s explanation for negative voucher results: Program was ‘not very well conceived’ – Chalkbeat.org
Betsy DeVos accuses media of using her as ‘clickbait’ – Politico.com
Project PA: Bill Would Offer Free Tuition to PA Foster Youth; Not Everyone on Board – Local21news.com
The promise of ‘restorative justice’ starts to falter under rigorous research – Hechinger Report
The brain drain is an old problem for Pennsylvania – Penncapital-star.com
End abatements, air-condition the schools, say Philly teachers, parents pushing for more education money – Philly.com
Out educator receives hero award – EPGN.com
Her school prohibited girls from wearing pants at graduation. So she fought back. – Washingtonpost.com
For a roundup of state news from Keystone Education Coalition, click here.
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