It’s Tuesday, 9/3/19

Postindustrial, The Pittsburgh Record It’s Tuesday, 9/3/19

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In today’s episode:

* From the early 19th century “pauper schools” to today’s mixed state-and-local education funding, despite various reform measures in between, the way we pay for Pennsylvania schools rests on staggeringly unequal disparities between rich districts and poor districts. But a forthcoming Commonwealth Court case could create a “landmark” change
* And more news items from the city of Pittsburgh and our region

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The Pittsburgh Record, from Postindustrial Media, is created by Adam Shuck and edited by Matt Stroud, with music by Phil Ortmann and sound editing by Tim Mulhern.

Postindustrial The Pittsburgh Record Adam Shuck

Adam Shuck is the creator and host of "The Pittsburgh Record," Postindustrial's daily email newsletter and podcast. Previously, he compiled the daily email newsletter "Eat That, Read This," which he began in 2014. Adam lives in Pittsburgh and is also a freelance German translator and DJ.

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