Articles about the growing charter school sector in Philadelphia and the political debates about charters.
The organization has to meet conditions set by the School Reform Commission to launch its full plan.
City Council had passed a resolution urging rejection. At a contentious meeting, SRC also hears calls for it to vote itself out of existence.
Persistent financial and organizational issues were cited.
Members urge parents to see to it that operational problems are fixed. Eight other charters are renewed.
SRC lists 12 charter votes, including two recommended for nonrenewal, for Monday vote