August 21 — 10:10 am, 2019

Notes from the News – Aug. 21, 2019

A roundup of education news

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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