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Notes from the news, August 4




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Promise Academies could be slashed The Notebook blog
The announcement of budget cuts sparked high emotions at yesterday's SRC meeting.

Wild SRC meeting The Inquirer
Promise Academies strafed by budget woes Daily  News
Activists unhappy with SRC announcement CBS
SRC meeting erupts after cuts announced MyFox Philly
Philly school budget leaves many outraged Chestnut Hill Patch

SRC: We're still committed to Ackerman The Notebook blog
After many (including PFT president Jerry Jordan) call for Ackerman's resignation, SRC issues carefully-worded statement of support for the superintendent.

Ackerman vows to stay on as schools chief The Inquirer
Ackerman has her cheerleaders Daily News 

Four alarm fire at former Edison High The Inquirer

Official warned the school was a fire hazard in 2008 NBC Philadelphia

Stealth principal bonuses City Schools stories

Video: SOS march on Washington Youtube

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