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.
Tensions remain over fairness in funding. Privatization was not a silver bullet.
Three of the new schools are proposing to open in September, and two want to open for the 2018-19 school year.
Viewing an historic election from the hallowed grounds of Independence Mall to the grave of a crusader for women's rights.
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.
Mingwang Jiang spoke no English when he arrived in Philadelphia three years ago. With the help of mentors and teachers, he has excelled.