After the Education Committee chair made comments about "inner city" students, Sen. Vincent Hughes said he was not fit for that post. Eichelberger, in turn, cited "fake news" and blasted Hughes on his website.
At Dobbins and Southwark, plans are taking shape to address different needs.
The new year and new SRC members don’t bring much hope for a quick resolution.
After lots of data collection, teams are working to tailor each community school's services to address the needs of its students and residents.
City Council members and disability rights groups pressed their case against the secretary of education nominee with the senator's staff. A barrage of messages to his offices across the state did not sway him.
Some declined the opportunity to comment on her nomination at all.
The virtual curriculum takes students through the process of discerning fact from fiction. Philadelphia is one of the cities being supported to pilot the curriculum.