To the editors: I am writing in response to your Winter 2003 article "District gets an earful about new curriculum."
Whether to give individual schools, rather than central administration, the power to select their own teachers has emerged as a
To the editors: Last year when Victory Schools Inc. took over my school, Bethune Elementary in North Philadelphia, just about
The School District’s 2003-04 budget calls for modest overall growth, funding of new programs primarily through reallocating funds, a small
The School District’s much anticipated high school plan, released February 27, emphasizes improving the quality and variety of programs offered
Violence and behavior problems are the number one concern of teachers, parents, and administrators all over the country. Violence and
Non-teaching assistants (NTAs) are a key ingredient in maintaining order in schools – providing an adult monitor and a sense
The new zero tolerance discipline policies instituted in the School District this fall mean the District is meting out more,