Councilwoman Helen Gym is calling for a moratorium on charter conversions. The SRC will consider four Renaissance non-renewal recommendations.
The most compelling argument to renew Universal Audenried is made by the District itself, says the school's principal.
The recommendations come with conditions. The SRC will vote on the applications Thursday.
Documents reveal the Philadelphia School Partnership moved to influence SRC members. PSP says its preference for Renaissance charters is no secret.
Read the submissions from the three operators matched with Wister, Huey and Cooke Elementaries.
The commissioner has not disclosed who is funding her sister's position with a pro-charter consulting group. Experts weigh in on the ethical issues involved.
Councilwoman Gym is calling for the District to drop Great Oaks as a Renaissance charter provider.