Fails to Meet the Needs of Its Children
Secretary of Education Seeks Revocation of Philadelphia-Based Solomon Charter School’s Charter
Harrisburg – Citing significant and severe violations of the Pennsylvania Public School Code, Secretary of Education Ron Tomalis today filed charges to revoke the cyber charter of Solomon Charter School in Philadelphia. “Solomon officials have consistently demonstrated their inability to adhere to the school’s governing charter and operate within the confines of the Charter School Law,” Tomalis said. “The Public School Code is explicit – cyber charter schools are to offer a significant portion of their curriculum through the Internet or other electronic means.’’
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April 6, 2013 The Penn Stater Convention Center Hotel; State College, PA
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