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A New Beginning: Education in Philly

Philadelphia’s issues with education have a long history, starting in 2001 when its relationship with the School Reform Commission began. The SRC brought about huge cuts in funding, voted to remove health benefits from teacher contracts, and implemented charter school caps without scheduling a hearing in advance. Philadelphia was hit […]

Education, Health, K - 12, Mental Health, Policy, Teaching, Uncategorized, Wellness

School Climate: Creating Spaces Conducive to Children’s Learning

We often talk about a student’s love of learning as being crucial for their success in school. But what about their love of school itself? In recent years, educators have begun thinking more and more about the impact that a school’s feeling can have on how well children perform, something […]