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There Are Proven Tools to Make Schools Safe, We Just Have to Use Them

Ted Wachtel | Posted 08.09.2012 | College
Ted Wachtel

Can we agree that it is less expensive to run a safe school than a dangerous one, thus saving taxpayers money? Can we agree that before test scores can rise, students have to feel safe at school?

Prince Charming: Will Smith Replaces Computers Stolen From Philly School

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

PHILADELPHIA — Will Smith is donating replacements for 30 stolen computers to a high school in West Philadelphia, where he was born and raised. ...

Philadelphia Students Voice Frustration Over School Violence, Lack Of Leadership

Philadelphia Daily News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

West Philadelphia High School students told the School Reform Commission yesterday that poor leadership and disorganization sparked a resurgence of vi...