Advocates say it is an improvement, but they still have concerns.
PFT members have a contract for the first time in four years. Bill Green was the only no vote. He and Farah Jimenez warned of local tax hikes.
City Council had passed a resolution urging rejection. At a contentious meeting, SRC also hears calls for it to vote itself out of existence.
Advocates are upset about a resolution on special education services. There are 10 charter amendments, 50-plus speakers ... and a demonstration against school closings planned.
It also approves a revised budget that will make new investments, including more ESL teachers and bilingual counseling assistance. But future deficits loom.
Says bylaws were violated, may question validity of votes
Members urge parents to see to it that operational problems are fixed. Eight other charters are renewed.