We Goofed... You're Fired, Plus Gay History Month

That $21 million deficit in Philadelphia School District budget isn't going away overnight, but some school district jobs are, according to this editorial in today's Daily News (Getting the Schoolhouse In Order).  Of course, last week Vallas said that he wouldn't fire any of his staffers for the mistakes that led to the shortfall.

In slightly more uplifting news, the Philadelphia School District made a gutsy
move by recognizing Gay and Lesbian History Month on its official
calendars, and stood by its decision despite some extremely vocal
protests at its monthly meeting Wednesday (Despite furor, schools back gay history month).Has CPS done anthing like
this?

Filed under: The World Outside CPS

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