Education Activists React to SRC Commissioner’s MSNBC Appearance

  Philadelphians who happened to be watching the Joy Reid show, which was aired nationally on MSNBC on Saturday, July 23, were surprised to see SRC Commissioner Farah Jimenez on a panel of "everyday voters" who said they were still undecided on the presidential election.  Two of those viewers were APPS members Lynda Rubin and Lisa … Continue reading Education Activists React to SRC Commissioner’s MSNBC Appearance

Ears on the SRC – July 1, 2016

By Lynda Rubin July 11, 2016 This Philadelphia School Reform Commission meeting, which had been posted for months for June 30 at 5:30pm, was changed just a couple of weeks before to Friday, July 1 at 10:00 am. Chairwoman Marjorie Neff introduced attendees to a “special meeting” of the SRC, but it was actually the … Continue reading Ears on the SRC – July 1, 2016

APPS members testimony to the Philadelphia School Reform Commission – July 1, 2016

On July 1, 2016 the Philadelphia School Reform Commission held its monthly meeting. This is the testimony of members of the Alliance for Philadelphia Public Schools at this meeting. Each  of the two  videos can be viewed here. Click on the pictures below to view the individual video. Video of APPS member Karel Kilimnik testifying at the … Continue reading APPS members testimony to the Philadelphia School Reform Commission – July 1, 2016