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Dale Mezzacappa

@dalemezz
Dale is a contributing editor at the Notebook. She has reported on education since 1986, most of that time with The Philadelphia Inquirer.
Recent Articles

Former SRC members offer their views

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Setting up the SRC did not solve city’s clash with state

Tensions remain over fairness in funding. Privatization was not a silver bullet.

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SRC receives five new charter applications

Three of the new schools are proposing to open in September, and two want to open for the 2018-19 school year.

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The rebirth of a movement

Viewing an historic election from the hallowed grounds of Independence Mall to the grave of a crusader for women's rights.

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RFA report details depth of inequity in Pa. education

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All over the map

More than 1 in 10 students in Philadelphia public schools is learning English. But the District struggles to find a clear vision on how best to educate them.

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Immigrant student finds his place in Philadelphia

Mingwang Jiang spoke no English when he arrived in Philadelphia three years ago. With the help of mentors and teachers, he has excelled.

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Helping families adjust to American life

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Tim Kaine's wife, Ann Holton, talks education policy

She was Virginia's education secretary, and as a student she helped desegregate Richmond, Va., schools

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Unhappy anniversary

It's been two years since the SRC canceled the teachers' contract. It's time to end the standoff.

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