April 6 — 10:50 am, 2020

Notes from the News – April 6, 2020

A daily roundup of education news

This week, the School District is observing spring break. Notes from the News will be published today and Wednesday unless there is breaking news to report.

Modern, resource-rich classrooms, more academic direction — it is a new day for kindergarten – Notebook

With schools closed, who’s feeding livestock at Philly’s agricultural school? – KYWNews

As School Moves Online, Many Students Stay Logged Out – NYTimes

Pa. officials: Play alone so parks can stay open – WHYY

Philly teacher: School District was right not to rush remote learning amid coronavirus | Opinion – Inquirer

Math teacher showed up on struggling student’s porch to teach her from a distance – Washington Post

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