Defenders of Public Education Speak at the April 20, SRC Meeting

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On March 16th, 2017 the Philadelphia School Reform Commission met for its bimonthly Action Meeting.

This is testimony of members of parents, teachers and members of the  Alliance for Philadelphia Public Schools at the meeting

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Video of APPS member Lynda Rubin testifying at the April 20, 2017 SRC meeting.

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Video of teacher George Benzanis testifying at the April 20, 2017 SRC meeting.

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Video of APPS member Diane Payne testifying at the April 20, 2017 SRC meeting.

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Video of APPS member Lisa Haver testifying at the April 20, 2017 SRC meeting.

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Video of teacher Alan Foo testifying at the April 20, 2017 SRC meeting.

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Video of parent Robin Roberts testifying at the April 20, 2017 SRC meeting.

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Video of APPS member Karel Kilimnik testifying at the April 20, 2017 SRC meeting.

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Video of teacher Nichole Lepore-Jackson testifying at the April 20th SRC meeting.

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Video of APPS member Barbara Dowdall testifying at the April 20th SRC meeting.

Barbara Dowdall SRC testimony 4-20-17
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Comment by SRC Commissioner Bill Green about testimonies and the budget.

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