The School District Of Philadelphia

(Bill Gates in this file photo. The Philadelphia School District is expected to be in the running for a grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Philadelphia School District Eyes Gates Foundation Grant

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is holding a grant competition that promotes collaborations between school district and charter schools. On Tuesday, Mayor Nutter is expected to announce that the Foundation has accepted Philadelphia’s application for the competition.


(Hope Moffett speaks with reporters as she returned to Audenreid High School Monday. Credit: Jim Melwert, KYW Newsradio)

Philadelphia ‘Rubber Room’ Teacher Heads Back To School, District Seeks Suspension

English teacher Hope Moffett, charged by The School District of Philadelphia for endangering the welfare of children, is expected back in her classroom at Audenreid High School in Grays Ferry on Monday.