The School Reform Commission has decided to sign former Superintendent Arlene Ackerman’s severance check.
Without comment, the School Reform Commission has unanimously okayed the 900-thousand dolalr buyout for ex-superintendent Arlene Ackerman.
Thursday was the Philadelphia School District’s deadline for its unions to make concessions. But the district says it’s going to let that deadline slip for now.
Philadelphia schools superintendent Arlene Ackerman calls “false” reports that she is negotiating with the School Reform Commission to buy out the remaining three years of her contract.
In the ongoing legal battle over layoffs between the teachers union and Philadelphia school district, it appears likely that the State Supreme court will take up the case
On the eve of a court hearing to determine the fate of thousands of Philadelphia school teachers who have been laid off, hundreds of teachers and their supporters rallied outside the Philadelphia School District headquarters on North Broad Street this afternoon.
Another School Reform Commisison meeting Wednesday, another parade of community members pleading with school officials not to slash programs.
Some of the world’s fastest cup stackers are right here in Philadelphia. What’s cup stacking? It’s a growing sport, as school officials found out this week.