Focus on: School District governance
Listen to the audio of our Dec. 8, 2016 public forum on the future of school district governance, "Who should run Philadelphia's schools?"
To download Dr. Kenneth Wong's forum presentation on various school governance models and how they effect student performance, click here.
December 5 — 10:46 am
Some say it's time to abolish the controversial School Reform Commission and switch to local control.
December 12 — 10:45 am
In April, the Charter Schools Office recommended non-renewal for two schools run by ASPIRA Inc. and two schools operated by
December 8 — 8:05 am
Twenty-one people have served on the School Reform Commission over its 15-year history. Among them have been a college president,
December 7 — 11:54 am
The monthly School Reform Commission meetings are known for passionate testimony from frustrated parents seeking solutions for their children’s schools.
December 7 — 8:06 am
The School Reform Commission was established in 2001 to govern the Philadelphia School District during a period of especially bitter
December 5 — 2:29 pm
In the contentious debate about charter school expansion in Philadelphia, one key player is the Charter Schools Office, a relatively
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