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Make a Call Today for Students with Disabilities

Started by Brett Schaeffer in School Funding & Resources May 21. 0 Replies

Thousands of families and advocates for children with disabilities spent tireless hours over the past several years urging members of the Pennsylvania General Assembly to address the critical need for special education funding reforms.The first step…Continue

Tags: HB, 2138, SB, 1316, disabilities

Empty Shells, Beyond Doomsday

Started by Daun Kauffman in Education in the Media Apr 28. 0 Replies

.Mark Gleason and the SRC are busy “dumping” neighborhood schools and going “beyond doomsday” finances to "improve"(?) the School District Philadelphia. They may as well design traffic lights, while an out-of-control 18 wheeler approaches. They’re…Continue

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