The FeedEditionsJobsDonateJune Event
Philly Education News + Views Independent. Reader-Supported.
Menu
Menu
Philly Education News + Views
Independent. Reader-Supported

Superintendent and SRC chair's testimonies from budget hearings

a

a

a

At City Council budget hearings on Monday, Superintendent William Hite and School Reform Commission Chairman Pedro Ramos testified to the District's "dire" state of financial affairs. Seeking an additional $60 million from the city to help plug a huge budget shortfall, Hite and Ramos made their case by describing the plight of a school system attempting to succeed amid ever-worsening conditions. 

You can read the full text of their testimonies below.

Testimony of SRC Chairman Pedro Ramos

Testimony of Superintendent William Hite

Get the Notebook in your inbox

Notes from the news
Weekly newsletter
Promotions

Recent Articles

Pa. department of education enhancing oversight of charter schools #NoHomework has gone viral, but is it a good idea? Notes from the news - Aug. 25 With Kenney's blessing, community schools initiative takes flight State education secretary moderates panel on charter schools

David Limm

@limmdavid
David is a former online editor of the Notebook.

The Notebook is dedicated to telling the story of Philadelphia education

Give today to help us bring you the education news you rely on

Donate