August 5 — 10:47 am, 2020

Notes from the News – Aug. 5, 2020

A roundup of education news - summer edition

Pa. education secretary will leave post this fall – Notebook

Advocates seek to change school names with racist histories – Notebook

Activists call on Comcast to expand free internet as Philly virtual school continues – Notebook (WHYY news) 

Philly’s flip to all-virtual learning – The WHY (WHYY)

‘We Are the Experts’: Teachers Demand Say in How to Reopen Schools Safely – NBC10

Woman cleaning Philadelphia school building found dead by co-worker – ABC6

CDC predicts outbreak this month of rare childhood paralysis linked to polio-like virus – Inquirer

Pennsylvania suspends requirements for childhood immunizations, and that has pediatricians worried – Inquirer

Why Are Child Care Programs Open When Schools Are Not? – NY Times

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

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