Board Caves to Political Pressure, Renews Failing Charter

Ears on the Board of Education: December 9, 2021 by Diane Payne APPS filed a formal objection, read during the meeting, to the Board’s violation of the PA Sunshine Act, this time for voting in secret on the charter renewal of Universal Audenried Charter High School. Why does the Board continue the legacy of the … Continue reading Board Caves to Political Pressure, Renews Failing Charter

Consultant’s Report Does Not Reflect Community’s Priorities

Eyes on the Board of Education:  December 9, 2021by Karel Kilimnik Why tell a lie when the truth is available?Dionne Warwick Almost every day we lose another Philadelphia student to gun violence.  Students from Feltonville, Strawberry Mansion, Fairhill and many other neighborhoods have been gunned down while walking down the street or waiting for the … Continue reading Consultant’s Report Does Not Reflect Community’s Priorities

Testimony to the SDP Board of Education’s November Action Meeting and Policy Committee.

Click on the title to read a transcript of the individual speaker's testimony. Testimony at the Action Meeting, November 18, 2021 No Revisions to Policy 911 by Dana Carter Public Mistrust Needs to be Built Not Trampled by Karel Kilimnik Better Ventilation Systems Are Crucial By Lizzie Rothwell Transform Our School Facilities into Healthy Schools … Continue reading Testimony to the SDP Board of Education’s November Action Meeting and Policy Committee.