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What’s on the school menu?

Students at schools with full-service kitchens notice and appreciate the fresh-cooked meals.

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School funding again the center of Wolf's budget agenda

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Anna Deavere Smith brings school-to-prison pipeline play to Philadelphia

The playwright and actress wants audiences to think of solutions. She embeds discussion into the drama.

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A slice of home becomes a path to activism

A community garden helps students keep their culture close while grappling with issues like workers’ rights and food access.

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Are Philadelphia schools unsafe and unhealthy?

The District must prioritize improving health and safety conditions in school buildings.

by Jerry Roseman

On Kenney's school tour, an impromptu lesson on labor

At Constitution High, the mayor talked about the impact of budget cuts and gave a brief lesson on the labor movement.

by Ami Irvin

'Sunshine' questions loom over SRC's surprise resolution

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Wister Elementary students deserve a better school now, not later

by Alisha Grant, Dionne Garrison Hubert, and Anita Hamilton newsworks

Retired special ed activist continues to champion public education

Kevin Muszynski, Notebook member

by Andreas Dienner

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Are Philadelphia schools unsafe and unhealthy?

The District must prioritize improving health and safety conditions in school buildings.

by Jerry Roseman

Playful learning is crucial to raising happy, healthy, social children

by Brenna Hassinger-Das, Jacob Schatz, Kathryn Hirsh-Pasek

'Exit Strategy' explores emotion, absurdity in fighting a school's closing

by Elisabeth Perez-Luna newsworks

Behind the Philly public school meal program

Our 'food issue' is out. Take a look inside.

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Teacher vacancy rate 'unacceptable,' says District's HR chief

She also confirmed that a Source4Teachers spokesperson overstated its substitute fill-rate for Thursday.

District's teacher vacancy problem persists; sub fill rate inches up

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