School Officials Present Their Budgetary Wish List to Philadelphia City CouncilThey were getting a less-than-warm reception.
Former Phila. SRC Chair and His Replacement Say They'll Move Schools Forward TogetherNew SRC chair Marjorie Neff says the fact that Bill Green is not going to court to try to keep the chairmanship removes a potential distraction.
Replaced SRC Chair Bill Green: 'Would've Been Nice To Have Been Asked To Step Aside'Governor Tom Wolf has replaced School Reform Commission (SRC) chair Bill Green with Marjorie Neff, voiding his 5 year contract.
SRC Stunner: Gov. Wolf Replaces Bill Green As ChairmanIn a shocking move, Governor Wolf has replaced Bill Green as chair of the School Reform Commission.
For Masterman School's New Principal, It's Back to the FutureThe new principal at Masterman, a magnet school (grades 5-12) in Philadelphia, is no stranger to the place: she was once a student there.
School Reform Commission Member Wendell Pritchett ResignsIn a statement, Pritchett said SRC in recent years has been considering a set of options, "all bad," and he said this is no way to run a high-performing school system.
South Philadelphia Nonprofit Creates Pop-Up Libraries For High School StudentsBudget cuts have shuttered libraries at many of Philadelphia top public schools. And when a South Philadelphia non-profit heard the news it took action.
Decaying North Philadelphia Hotel May Become a Super-Sized SchoolDeveloper Eric Blumenfeld is reported to be looking at the Divine Lorraine Hotel, on North Broad Street, as a shared-campus site for four Philadelphia high schools.
Philadelphia Law Firm 'Adopts' Masterman High SchoolA Philadelphia law firm has "adopted" a local school, providing mentoring and cash.