Working on a new blueprint for schools she grew up in

With command-style leadership out of favor, Penny Nixon heads a collaborative effort to rethink the District's academic program.
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    Photo: Mario Nascati, School District of Philadelphia

Dale Mezzacappa

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Dale is a contributing editor at the Notebook. She has reported on education since 1986, most of that time with The Philadelphia Inquirer.