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Taking away resources and programs from schools, then grading them? That's a recipe for failure.
Philadelphia Federation of Teachers
Faced with an unprecedented financial crisis that has led to the closing of 27 schools, the evisceration of school programs and the layoff of over 3,859 school employees, the school district has picked now to explore re-instating a “school report card” to measure the quality of our neighborhood schools. These report cards, of course, would be used to determine which schools are recommended for closure or conversion to charter schools in the future.
Read more at http://www.philly.com/philly/news/local/20130802_Appeals_panel_backs_Coatesville_in_closing_charter.html#lShQxkIHdF7gEL7S.99
Where: Central Library
Cost: $15 General Admission, $7 Students
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