Philly schools: No cash after Jan. 29?

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With an ongoing stalemate over the state budget (deadline: June 30) in Harrisburg, finances remain precarious for many agencies that depend... Read more

Supt. Hite to get 5-year contract extension

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William R. Hite Jr., Philadelphia's schools superintendent since 2012, will get a five-year contract extension. The resolution to extend Hite... Read more

Amid violence, Washington HS principal out

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Amid a school culture where fights, assaults and arrests had become the norm, Philadelphia School District officials have removed the principal... Read more

Sub contract changes, SRC livetweets

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It's been another newsy day for the Philadelphia School District. Earlier, officials announced that they were amending - not cancelling -... Read more

Sub firm's responsibilities reduced by Philly

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Source4Teachers, the New Jersey firm hired to fix the Philadelphia School District's substitute-teaching problem, has struggled since the beginning... Read more

Strapped Philly schools will borrow to cover payroll

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The Philadelphia School District will have to borrow money to scrape together enough cash to make payroll through the end of the year, officials... Read more

SRC live recap: Speakers sound off

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It's SRC Thursday, and I'll be livetweeting the goings-on - beginning with a 4:30 p.m. Philadelphia Federation of Teachers rally, and continuing... Read more

Hite 'out of patience' with sub firm

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The official business was a City Council hearing: Philadelphia School District officials called to testify on the remaining $25 million in... Read more