September 16 — 8:31 am, 2019

Notes from the News – Sept. 16, 2019

A daily roundup of education news

Students join school board calling for unity, more teachers of color – The Notebook

Meek Mill Donates More Than 500 Backpacks To His Former Philadelphia Elementary School – CBS3

Pennsylvania student posed threat in saying he wanted to ‘beat the record’ after Florida school shooting, court rules – Morning Call

How Khan Academy, the popular free tool for students, wants to play a more official role in America’s classrooms – Chalkbeat

Classes without textbooks? More colleges are giving it a try – Inquirer

Finally, Democratic candidates talk about education in a debate. But nobody raised this key issue. – Washington Post

How we have failed our teachers – CBS News

Adult-Education Classes Enrolling at 9 Community Schools in Philadelphia – Philadelphia Public Record

This 9-year-old learned the Heimlich maneuver. The next day, she saved her best friend from choking. – Inquirer

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

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