[Update 7/15/09: District and union reach accord on individual contracts for teachers - read about it here.]
Despite high hopes that contract negotiations between the District and Philadelphia Federation of Teachers would take on a more cooperative character this year, talks are being held in a contentious atmosphere complicated by Superintendent Arlene Ackerman's demand that teachers sign individual contracts.
Wed. July 1. Philadelphia Museum of Art visits Cecil B. Moore. 12:30-1:30 p.m. 2320 Cecil B. Moore Ave. The Philadelphia Museum of Art will be at the Cecil B. Moore Library Branch to present an interactive art experience. Teachers and interns from museum will make art come alive for children, teens, and their caregivers. For information, call 215-685-2766.