Notes from the News — August 12, 2019
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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.