Notes from the News – Aug. 19, 2019
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Board paves way for KIPP Prep to move into the former Whittier Elementary School – Notebook
District and Unite Here reach a four-year agreement – Notebook
Last Chance High: Beautiful band of misfits fight to graduate — part two – WHYY
Frankford High School is selected to pioneer a course in green energy – KYWNewsRadio
No more free admission for college students at the Philadelphia Art Museum – BillyPenn
What’s on Philly teachers’ back-to-school wish lists? Ticonderoga pencils and lots of copy paper- Inquirer
States increasingly extend charter-like flexibility to district schools – Hechinger Report
‘The cops’ lives matter and these kids’ don’t. It’s not fair.’ | Helen Ubiñas – Inquirer
South Philly students produce radio program through PhillyCAM youth program – South Philly Review
What’s new on campus? Here’s a sampling from colleges around the region – Inquirer
Mo’ne Davis was a 13-year-old star. Where, and who, is she now? – Yahoo Sports
For a roundup of state news from Keystone Education Coalition, click here.