For years, Philadelphia's schools have been underfunded (even before our current psychotic governor blew a $304 million hole in the budget. We've been a laboratory of privatization, charter schools, and pretty much every bullshit "reform" imaginable. Now, Philadelphia School Partnership executive director Mark Gleason inadvertently admitted what the rest of us have known for years: as the reformers see it, some children are winners... and some are simply losers. As it is on Wall Street, so shall it be in the classroom.
After taking a month off to patch up the pirate ship we call "Scrapple TV", we're back with more news and more piggies!
With more snow than we've seen in years, PA is running out of road salt. But the state has a great idea to solve the problem... if by "great" you mean "simply awful".
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Chris Christie may not be a bully, but he IS the Piggie of the Week for January 16, 2014