Hearing postponed for K-12 charter school

published Fri, Sep 19 2014 00:35 GMT
A hearing on an emergency request by Walter D. Palmer Leadership Learning Partners Charter School for $1.4 million from the Philadelphia School District was postponed ... more

Camden County College union to freeholders: Rehire laid-off workers

published Fri, Sep 19 2014 00:35 GMT
Claiming that the company managing Camden County College's facilities maintenance and custodial care has failed to do its job, representatives from the faculty and staff ... more

Charter school asks school district to pay up

published Thu, Sep 18 2014 22:35 GMT
Palmer Leadership Charter School filed an emergency petition in Common Pleas Court seeking district funds to avert closing.

SRC approves sale of 11 school buildings

published Thu, Sep 18 2014 22:14 GMT
A D.C.-based developer will purchase Germantown High and 3 other properties. The Housing Authority will buy 4 others.

SRC to sell 11 closed school buildings, netting $2M

published Thu, Sep 18 2014 20:00 GMT
The School Reform Commission voted Thursday night to sell 11 shuttered school buildings - including Germantown High - in a group of transactions that would ... more

Trial lawyer Kline gives $50M to Drexel law school

published Thu, Sep 18 2014 05:08 GMT
In one of the largest gifts ever to a U.S. law school, Drexel University said Wednesday that Philadelphia trial lawyer Thomas R. Kline would give ... more