November 5 — 9:01 am, 2019

Notes from the News – Nov. 5, 2019

A daily roundup of education news

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Anger, confusion reign at North Philly school plagued by asbestos – The Notebook (WHYY News)

2019 elections in Pennsylvania and New Jersey: A voters guide to Philly mayor, City Council, and more – Inquirer

Clara Barton keeps students’ skills sharp – Philly Tribune

Gov. Murphy announces $2 million in grants to help NJ schools teach advanced computer science skills – Inquirer

OPINION: Separating ‘gifted’ children hasn’t led to better achievement – Hechinger Report

LeBron James paid for a public school in his hometown. Now he’s building transitional housing for at-risk students there. – Washington Post

The head of the Philly soda-tax-funded Rebuild program has resigned – Inquirer

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

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