June 18 — 8:50 am, 2019

Notes from the News — June 18, 2019

A daily roundup of education news.

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City and PYN launch youth summer jobs program – The Notebook

‘Capable of Greatness’ – As Strawberry Mansion works to reinvent itself, its students show they’re strong enough to beat the odds. – Inquirer.com

North Philly immigrant youth center back on hold after city appeals – WHYY News

Area schools receive millions in security grants – Phillyvoice.com

Fox Chase playground to get $300,000 upgrade – Northeasttimes.com

Bills would boost gender-neutral bathroom access at Philly City Hall, charter schools – Phillytrib.com

Entrepreneur gives young tech developers a jump start on careers at Jumpbutton Studio – Inquirer.com

This Philly dad works to expand opportunities for his community. Now, the nation knows. – Inquirer.com

Inside the Charter School Empire Prosecutors Say Scammed California for $80M – VoiceofSanDiego.org

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

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