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PUERTO RICO

The Monumental Task Of Reopening Puerto Rico’s Schools npr.org/sections/ed/20…

Here’s Our On-the-Ground Look at Puerto Rico’s Schools After Hurricane Maria blogs.edweek.org/edweek/campaig…

DEVOS/FEDS

DeVos touts school choice, STEM for $4 billion in grants abcnews.go.com/Politics/wireS…

Betsy DeVos Outlines Vision for ‘American Education’ | Education News | US News usnews.com/news/education…

Feds open pocketbook for charters cabinetreport.com/budget-finance…

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos will visit Bellevue today — here’s latest on speakers, protests, traffic seattletimes.com/seattle-news/e…

California joins trend among states to abandon high school exit exam edsource.org/2017/californi…

DISTRICTS

Teachers have a contract, but at what cost to a cash-strapped school district? philadelphiaweekly.com/news/teachers-… via @PhillyWeekly

Fariña: Low-performing ‘Renewal’ schools won’t be assigned educators from the Absent Teacher Reserve chalkbeat.org/posts/ny/2017/…

Teachers unions sue over charter’s move to certify own educators nydn.us/2zhjaIK