August 12 — 9:54 am, 2019

Notes from the News — August 12, 2019

A roundup of education news

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Philly native returns to work in alma mater, citing her own “great experience” Notebook

Mighty Writers programs are more popular than ever Notebook

Public schools, charter schools and…innovation schools? Why a new category of school in Pa.? Notebook via WHYY

SCHOOLED: Last Chance High: ‘Beautiful band of misfits’ fight to graduate WHYY Podcast

She fought her high school on censorship; now, she’s gone national Inquirer

Philly teachers’ racial discrimination claim against Quaker school can go to trial, court rules WHYY News, via Billy Penn

He wanted to give away all his money. Now he helps Philly schools. Inquirer

Philly charter school on the brink of closing after losing payments from School District Inquirer

Eastern University charter parents worry about possible closure: ‘I’m not going back to the School District’ Inquirer

The Whiter, Richer School District Right Next Door The Atlantic

Pennsylvania set up a tip line for school threats. Instead, students overwhelmingly called with mental health concerns Pennsylvania Capital-Star

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

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