It is not bad enough that Governor Tom Corbett and the Pennsylvania legislature are starving the Philadelphia public schools of basic necessities. Here comes the charter lobby to launch an expensive media campaign to persuade parents to pull their kids out of the public schools and put them into charters. 232 more words
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Citing cuts in their operating budget, the editors of The Davidsonian announced Thursday that the paper will henceforth only be publishing on an annual basis. The paper’s editors said they were left with little choice after it became clear that running a newspaper actually requires some effort. 353 more words
Indeed, as the report notes, there are currently “waiting lists for vouchers in almost every community,” and only 1 in 4 eligible households receives a voucher or some other form of federal rental assistance. 25 more words
#GilbertSchools Budget Cuts Anecdotes: Community member use “#fuzzymath” to explain paper shortage #gpsanecdotes
The following was written by Gilbert Public Schools Governing Board Candidate Dr. Charles Santa Cruz:
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During the past several weeks, I have had the opportunity to meet a number of constituents who are very concerned about our students, our educators, our support staff, and our educational system.