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Mayor Nutter Names Novelist Lorene Cary To School Reform CommissionCary's novel, "The Price of a Child," was the first "One Book, One Philadelphia" pick in 2003, and she founded Art Sanctuary 13 years ago.
Nutter Appoints Former Staffer Wendell Pritchett to SRC SeatPritchett is currently the chancellor of Rutgers University's Camden campus, and a former deputy chief of staff for Nutter.
Mayor's Appointees Quit Philadelphia School Reform CommissionThe head of Philadelphia's embattled School Reform Commission -- attorney Robert Archie -- has resigned, along with member Johnny Irizarry, and now it is up to Mayor Nutter to fill those seats.
Philadelphia School District Cuts $18M From ‘Promise Academies,’ Ackerman's Future Unclear Amid rumors swirling about the future of Philadelphia schools chief Arlene Ackerman, her administration has announced deep cuts in one of her signature programs.