Notes from the news, Dec. 10

by on Dec 10 2015

With 'No Child' done, testing is de-emphasized. Inquirer

How Can We Fight Home-Grown Terrorism? Try Civics Class. Politico Magazine

Attack on teacher rekindles Frank Burd's worst memories. Inquirer

Building a high school that bridges inequity in Brownsville, Brooklyn. The Hechinger Report

Northwest public school parents upset by Mt. Airy charter plan. Chestnut Hill Local

Supreme Court Justices question when and whether diversity will be achieved. The Hechinger Report

Police: Elementary School Students Exposed To Hypodermic Needle By Classmate. CBS Philly

News summary from Keystone State Education Coalition

State Budget Stalemate, Day 163:

Wolf won't back down after House GOP's challenge. NewsWorks

Wolf says he's sticking to budget deal, amid new GOP demand. San Francisco Chronicle

These Pa. school districts might remain closed if the budget doesn't pass. Penn Live

Pennsylvania schools borrow $900 million to survive state budget impasse. Philly Voice


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