Philadelphia expresses commitment to bilingual education

05/15/2012 | Philadelphia Inquirer, The

Philadelphia's School Reform Commission pledged Monday to maintain funding for bilingual programs, even amid a budget squeeze. Board members see such programs as critical given the number of immigrants in the district. The board acknowledged that some schools aren't holding up their end of the bargain, however. "The principals aren't taking it seriously and aren't held accountable," said Wendell E. Pritchett, a commissioner on the board.

View Full Article in:

Philadelphia Inquirer, The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Instructional Specialist
Community Training and Assistance Center
Richmond, VA
Senior Associate, School Turnaround
Community Training and Assistance Center
Richmond, VA
Special Education Teacher
National Heritage Academies
Brighton / Commerce City Area, CO
Quantitative Researcher
American Institutes for Research
Washington, DC
Mathematics Content Specialist II
NWEA
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations