APPS members testimony to the Philadelphia School Reform Commission – May 19, 2016

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On May 19, 2016 the Philadelphia School Reform Commission’s met to decide on turnover of public schools to charters and the proposed non-renewal of four charters.

This is testimony of members of the Alliance for Philadelphia Public Schools at this meeting.

All three videos can be viewed here.

Click on the pictures below to view individual videos. Speakers are in order of appearance.


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Video of APPS member Karel Kilimnik testifying at the Philadelphia School Reform Commission hearing – May 19, 2016.

The transcript of Karel’s testimony.


Diane Payne SRC testimony 5-19-16

Video of APPS member Diane Payne testifying at the Philadelphia School Reform Commission hearing – May 19, 2016.

The transcript of Diane’s testimony.


Robin Lowry SRC 5-19-16

Video of APPS member Robin Lowry testifying at the Philadelphia School Reform Commission hearing – May 19, 2016.