Nutrition advocates worry that a draft executive order seems to take aim at immigrant children who receive free and reduced-price meals.
Local officials and activists say disclosure is crucial before a vote. Sen. Casey says he is "deeply concerned."
The District recommended non-renewal in April, but commissioners haven’t had enough votes to act. The situation shows their wide leeway in overseeing the schools.
The School Reform Commission member's actions in a vote about Wister Elementary were not a conflict of interest, state officials ruled.
In Pennsylvania, a limited stream of dollars supports services for these students.
New "parent congresses" stoke claims of hidden agendas and conflict of interest.
As the mayor’s chief education officer, the former principal will help build “community schools” around Philadelphia.