District launches 2011 March of Dimes' campaign

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From the School District of Philadelphia's Communications Office: The School District of Philadelphia launched its 2011 March of Dimes’... Read more

President Obama passes on standardized tests

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President Obama said yesterday that students should take fewer standardized tests and school performance should be measured in other ways than... Read more

Ed secy Ron Tomalis to discuss guv's education budget tmr

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Pennsylvania Secretary of Education Ronald Tomalis will testify before the State Senate and House Appropriations Committees about Governor... Read more

Teacher group to host community budget mtg

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From Teacher Action Group's Joseph Ciesielski: Teacher Action Group (TAG) will host a Community Budget Forum on Wednesday, March 23 at 6p... Read more

Prez reacts to Corbett's ed funding cuts

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It seems even the President of the United States thinks Gov. Corbett's proposed budget - which proposes slashing $1 billion in education funding... Read more

Dafney Tales chats the Philadelphia School District

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Daily News reporter and Hall Monitor blogger Dafney Tales chats about the Philadelphia School District, starting at noon, Monday, March 21... Read more

Did you hear? Axe is coming down on non-union employees

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Here is another unconfirmed rumor from inside 440: March 31 is the day the axe will come down on a load of non-union employees in the district... Read more

Differing opinions for the future of Olney West

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At the School Reform Commission meeting today, members of the Olney West school advisory council will present the board their recommendations... Read more