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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 8:08 AM

Gov. Tom Wolf signed off on Pennsylvania's roadmap for complying with the federal Every Student Succeeds Act on Monday and submitted it to U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos for her approval.
PennLive.com, Sept. 18, 2017
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Monday, September 18, 2017 10:30 AM

Teaching about race isn’t a priority at most schools here and around the country, and some educators say that’s a problem if high school graduates are going to find their way in a multicultural world.
LNP, Sept. 17, 2017
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Monday, September 18, 2017 10:29 AM

Twenty years ago, the Pennsylvania charter school law was signed. Since then, charter schools have been heralded as the savior of the public education system.
Philadelphia Inquirer, Sept. 15, 2017
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Monday, September 18, 2017 10:27 AM

Pennsylvania state government will delay more than $1.7 billion in payments due largely to Medicaid insurers and school districts, Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf said Friday, amid an unprecedented cash crunch and a fight in the Republican-controlled legislature over how to plug a projected $2.2 billion budget hole.
Associated Press, Sept. 15, 2017
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Friday, September 15, 2017 8:59 AM

Philadelphia's School Reform Commission meets Thursday for the first time since the new school year began. The five-member group — with a majority appointed by the governor — has overseen the city's traditional public schools and charter schools since 2001. 
WHYY Newsworks, Sept. 14, 2017
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Friday, September 15, 2017 8:58 AM

The people of POWER and the lower-income people they represent want to be heard — and they want to be heard by the right people. That’s why they arranged a press conference Thursday afternoon at Pottstown High School to pressure a politician to keep his promise.
Pottstown Mercury, Sept. 14, 2017
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Friday, September 15, 2017 8:57 AM

The state government appeared on the edge, for the first known time, of missing a payment as a result of not having enough cash on hand amid a feud over how to patch a $2.2 billion budget gap.
Associated Press, Sept. 15, 2017
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Thursday, September 14, 2017 8:57 AM

The numbers aren't in yet, but the new state vaccination requirements seem to be getting more kids immunized earlier, officials say.
Philadelphia Inquirer, Sept. 13, 2017
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Thursday, September 14, 2017 8:56 AM

Pennsylvania's Republican-controlled House of Representatives is sending the Senate a no-new-taxes borrowing package to help plug state government's $2.2 billion budget gap. The GOP-penned measure passed, 103-91, late Wednesday night, with heavy opposition by Democrats.
Associated Press, Sept. 13, 2017
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Wednesday, September 13, 2017 9:32 AM

Pennsylvania's House of Representatives put off preliminary votes Tuesday on measures designed to plug the state government's $2.2 billion budget gap with money siphoned partly from public transportation and environmental improvement programs.
Associated Press, Sept. 12, 2017
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