Joe Dworetzky

(City councilman Bill Green, in file photo from City of Phila. TV)

Corbett To Tap Green To Head SRC

The Philadelphia School Reform Commission should soon be back to full strength. KYW Newsradio has learned Governor Corbett is expected to fill two open seats on the panel as early as Friday.


(File photo by Mike DeNardo)

Phila. School District Won’t Sell Off Art Collection To Fund Operations

The artworks, taken from schools including Wilson Middle School, include paintings by noted artist Henry Ossawa Tanner.


file photo (credit: KYW's Mike DeNardo)

Philadelphia School District Sells Property For $1

The Philadelphia School District has sold two historic buildings — one for a lot, one for a little.


SRC member Joseph Dworetzky addresses last night's meeting. (Credit: Mike DeNardo)

SRC Weighs Plan To Eliminate 50k Seats At Low-Performing Schools

A plan to give every Philadelphia child the option to attend a high-quality school was the focus of the School Reform Commission last night.


Philadelphia’s School Reform Commission To Vote On Building Contract Extension

A big contract extension to manage Philadelphia’s school headquarters building is up for a vote this week at the School Reform Commission.