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Fewer schools vote for site-selection hiring, but more to participate

Four months after the much-heralded signing of a teacher’s contract that granted principals more power over teacher hiring, the School District of Philadelphia says teachers at 40 of its 276 schools have voted to be “site-selection” schools, opting into a school-based teacher-hiring process for filling all teacher vacancies.

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Wealth of information available for enriching Black History Month lessons

While the School District of Philadelphia puts finishing touches on long-awaited African and African American history courses, teachers hardly need to feel impoverished for guides to making the most of the focus on African-American history this month.

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