La asociación regaló 300 portátiles a los niños de la comunidad circundante el 11 de diciembre.
The partnership gave away 300 laptops to children in the surrounding community on Dec. 11.
PHLConnectEd fue lanzado el 6 de agosto, antes del comienzo del año escolar virtual.
PHLConnectEd was launched on Aug. 6, ahead of the beginning of the virtual school year.
El alcalde de Filadelfia Jim Kenney y el superintendente Dr. William Hite llaman en un nuevo año escolar que trae desafíos inauditos antes del 2020.
Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney and Superintendent Dr. William Hite ring in a new school year that's bringing challenges unheard of before 2020.
La ciudad se ha asociado para la línea 211 con United Way de Filadelfia y el sur de Nueva Jersey.
The city has partnered for the 211 hotline with United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey.
Police in schools will now be known as “safety officers” rather than police officers and be unarmed.
Young Heroes is a year-long curriculum that shows elementary and middle schoolers how their First Amendment rights empower them to take action in their communities.
For 15 years, JEVS’ Project WOW has been giving Philadelphia dropouts the skills they need to enter the professional world and turn a new page in their lives.
Following one of the ten deadliest mass shootings in U.S. history at Florida high school last week, students and teachers across the country are questioning the safety of their schools.
The consequences of slavery to education both in Brazil and in the USA is the scenery for Baobab Flowers, a film directed by the Brazilian filmmaker Gabriela Watson.
La directora brasileña Gabriela Watson, galardonada en el Blackstar Film Festival por su cortometraje Baobab Flowers, explora los efectos de la segregación en las escuelas públicas de Brasil y EEUU.
In anticipation of the possible City Council vote on the “soda tax” proposal, the Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY) organization gathered dozens of pre-schoolers in support of universal pre-K expansion in Philadelphia schools.
The event was held on Wednesday as City Council members were invited to meet and greet the students. At the same time, the Philadelphians Against the Grocery Tax Coalition held a rally outside City Hall urging council members to reject the mayor’s "soda tax” proposal.