Month: April 2017

Philadelphia School District Ordered to Hire More Teachers

Philadelphia City Controller to District: Hire More Teachers, or Risk Losing Funding In an article last week, Philadelphia City Controller Alan Butkovitz, sounded an alarm when he said that the city is in danger of losing federal funding for its public schools. Why? Not enough teachers. Mr. Butkovitz’s office randomly audited 23 public schools to ensure… Read more »

Penn State Education Fair

On Monday we attended Penn State Education Fair. It was an awesome turnout, with hundreds of teachers walking the room in search of their first job – all with resumes, high hopes and dressed to perfection. Employer Turnout at Penn State Education Fair The employer turnout was impressive, too. Representatives from public schools, charter schools,… Read more »