Notes from the News — May 30, 2019
It’s less than one week until the Notebook’s 25th anniversary party! Have you gotten your tickets? Don’t miss the party on June 4 at the National Museum of American Jewish History on Independence Mall. See you there!
What does Helen Gym’s resounding vote total mean for Council and education? – The Notebook
Hughes introduces bill to raise $85 million for immediate school repairs in Philly – The Notebook
Teachers, Kids, Parents Give 4-Day School Week Mixed Reviews – NBCPhiladelphia.com
Thousands Of Kindergartners Unvaccinated Without Waivers, CDC Report Finds – CBSLocal.com
Borderline criminal’: Many public schools teeter on the edge of decrepitude – Washingtonpost.com
Open and accessible? Here’s what happened when we tried to attend 10 Detroit charter school board meetings in a month. – Chalkbeat.org
Can “playful assessments” tell us whether maker education works? – Hechinger Report
For a roundup of state news from Keystone Education Coalition, click here.