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Teachers trained to respond to harassment of gay students

Marking a first in Philadelphia, staff members at all 276 District elementary, middle, and high schools received training on how to make schools safer, more welcoming environments for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) students during a two-hour April 23 professional development workshop.

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District teacher hiring practices still hinder equity, report says

As the School District and the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers (PFT) enter a fifth month of contract negotiations, a timely new report is making the case for instituting a comprehensive strategy to recruit and retain qualified teachers.

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