The seminar is a project of the National Constitution Center, the Annenberg Center for Public Policy, and the Rendell Center.
Performances will run while the Democratic National Convention is in town – and beyond.
The schools chosen represent a wide range of student subgroups, academic records, and neighborhoods.
The town hall-style meeting was hosted by America Forward.
The schools come from a cross-section of city neighborhoods. On the list: three high schools, three K-5 schools, one middle school, and two K-8 schools.
The Keystone State Education Coalition weighs in on the bill.
The first $20,000 donated will be matched by a supporter.