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Archive: April, 2013

POSTED: Wednesday, April 3, 2013, 9:56 AM
Exterior photo of Communications Technology High School, in Philadelphia. A former principal has surrendered academic credentials.

UPDATE, 2:30 p.m.

That two Philadelphia principals whose schools are under investigation for cheating have surrendered their administrative licenses sends a clear message, a state official said Wednesday afternoon.

"This is evidence that the department is serious about cracking down on this type of activity," said Tim Eller, spokesman for the state Department of Education. "We're intent on weeding this type of behavior out; it ultimately hurts children."

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Inquirer reporter Kristen Graham writes the Philly School Files blog, where she covers education in Philadelphia, both in and out of the classroom.

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