Supporters of Strawberry Mansion High School speak before the School Reform Commission April 19, 2018

Click on the picture above to view all supporters of Strawberry Mansion High School speaking before the SRC meeting of April 19, 2018. (Click on the arrowed square in the bottom right of the viewing window for full screen view.)

Move the slider to timestamps to view individual speakers.
Shyele Jones, student, Strawberry-Mansion  0:10
Tanya Parker, head of Strawberry-Mansion Home and School  3:15
Ruth Birchett, Heritage CDC and Strawberry Mansion  5:11
James Strong, community member, Strawberry Mansion  8:42
Pearline Sturdivant, community member, Strawberry Mansion  11:35
Ken Derstine, APPS  15:35
Sherry Brown, community member, Strawberry Mansion and Hite comment  18:42
Deborah Grill, APPS  26:15
Lynda Rubin, APPS  29:40
Barbara Dowdall, APPS  32:58
Novilette Jones, community member, Strawberry Mansion and school translation services    36:40
Karel Kilimnik, APPS  40:29
Ilene Poses, APPS  43:58


Note: The SRC places media on row 2 in the auditorium which allows only filming speakers from the side and frequent visual interruption from the audience. We have protested these filming conditions to no avail.



These are transcripts of some of the testimony to the SRC. Be sure to look at all testimony in the video above. Transcripts are listed in the order testimony was given at the SRC meeting.


Tanya Parker

Click the picture to read the transcript of Tanya Parker’s testimony. To watch her testimony move the slider in the video at the top of the page to 3:15.


Ruth Birchett

Click the picture to read the transcript of Ruth Birchett’s testimony. To watch her testimony move the slider in the video at the top of the page to 5:11.


Ken Derstine

Click the picture to read the transcript of Ken Derstine’s testimony. To watch his testimony move the slider the video at the top of the page to 15:35.


Debbie grill

Click the picture to read the transcript of Deborah Grill’s testimony. To watch her testimony move the slider in to video at to top of the page to 26:15.


Lynda Rubin

Click the picture to read the transcript of Lynda Rubin’s testimony. To watch her testimony move the slider in the video at the top of the page to 29:40.


Barbara Dowdall

Click the picture to read the transcript of  Barbara Dowdall’s testimony. To watch her testimony move the slider in the video at the top of the page to  32:58.


.Karel Kilimnik

Click the picture to read the transcript of Karel Kilimnik’s testimony. To watch her testimony move the slider in the video at the top of the page to 40:29.


Ilene

Click the picture to read the transcript of Ilene Poses’ testimony. To watch her testimony move the slider in the video at the top of the page to 43:38.


Also see:
Eyes on the SRC: April 26, 2018 | Alliance for Philadelphia Public Schools
Who is Eli Broad and why is he trying to destroy public education? | Defend Public Education
More on Broad in Philadelphia  |Defend Public Education