Notes from the News – Aug. 21, 2019
Entering his 7th year as superintendent, Hite emphasizes consistency, puts more focus on equity – Notebook
Video: Pa. ranks last in region for community college affordability – Notebook
Don’t eat the marshmallow: Students from a ‘no excuses’ charter grow up to tell the tale – WHYY
Philly soda tax: Here’s how much money it has raised, and how it’s been spent – Inquirer
To help first-generation students succeed, colleges enlist their parents – Hechinger Report
Federal consumer agency hires exec in complaint-ridden Pa. firm as watchdog – Inquirer
3 out of 4 Americans support giving teachers a raise, the highest in a decade – Chalkbeat
For a roundup of state news from Keystone Education Coalition, click here.
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