Some say it's time to abolish the controversial School Reform Commission and switch to local control.
The Notebook, Philadelphia Media Network and Drexel University's School of Education will host a public forum to discuss alternative models of school system governance Dec. 8.
The governor plans to appoint her to lead the commission.
Details revealed on PFT contract offers and counter-offers. Departing chair Marjorie Neff says that the PFT’s proposals 'continue to operate in a financial reality that does not exist.'
It's been two years since the SRC canceled the teachers' contract. It's time to end the standoff.
Both said they wanted a smooth transition. Critics, including Council President Clarke, redoubled calls to abolish the five-member board and return to local control.