Dr. Arlene Ackerman

(Dr. Arlene Ackerman, when she ran the Philadelphia school district.  File photo by Mike DeNardo)

Ackerman’s Unemployment Claim Denied By Pa. Department Of Labor

There will be NO unemployment checks for Arlene Ackerman.



SRC Signs Ackerman’s $905,000 Severance Check, Taxpayers Front The Bill

The School Reform Commission has decided to sign former Superintendent Arlene Ackerman’s severance check.


Dr. Arlene Ackerman

Embattled Superintendent Ackerman Asks SRC To Support Her Or Move On

For the first time Thursday, Arlene Ackerman admitted her future as Philadelphia Schools Superintendent is in doubt, and she called on the School Reform Commission to make a decision quickly: either support her or ask her to leave.


Dr. Arlene Ackerman

Power Struggle Underway Over Ackerman’s Future With Philadelphia School District

With school starting in less than three weeks, a power struggle is fully underway at Philadelphia School District headquarters over the future of Superintendent Arlene Ackerman.