The author of 'Between the World and Me' talked about systemic oppression at the event.
At one school targeted for overhaul, parents, students, and community members showed up in droves to defend the staff. At the other, the auditorium was nearly empty.
Credit agencies say the increased savings from open positions helped boost the financial outlook. They also issued a warning about charter school enrollment's upward trend.
About 10 years ago, the District made over a half-million dollars in vending machine commissions. But the snack dispensers are declining in revenue and popularity.
Eighty-six school districts have seen their student populations grow by 25 percent since 1991.
Union expert calls for stepped-up action on water testing.
Half the student body have been English learners at some point in their education.
In Pennsylvania, a limited stream of dollars supports services for these students.