In case you missed the chat earlier today, you can read the transcript on Philly.com.
Can Philly Parents Trust The City Schools? Join the online chat with
Philly School Search Founder Len Lipkin, Greenfield parent Christine Carlson, and Inquirer reporter Miriam Hill at 11 AM this morning.
Instead of it being a pure city versus suburbs decision for parents, many are choosing to stay and work to improve the schools themselves
I have learned that for many of my readers, policy is an important factor in school choice. It makes sense–if you do not support the charter movement, sending your child to a charter isn’t exactly consistent behavior. The problem for most of you who are like me is that there are not a lot of impartial resources out there to help you form an intelligent opinion.
There were a lot of talks at last years’ TedXPhilly that should be of interest to parents and others interested in education, but the one I was most interested in seeing was Chris Lehmann’s.