Education Action Group

This is a group of passionate advocates for the preservation and improvement of public schools under the control of parents and teachers — not under the thumb of politicians and investors.

NN strongly supported the successful run of Helen Gym (above) for City Council where she has become City government’s leading advocate for fair and fully funded schools.

Dialog on Education


Sep 2017

The Clock is Ticking: Abolish the SRC

On September 14, the School Reform Commission will meet for the first time of this school year. We’ll be there to greet them with a clear message — the time is ticking to vote to abolish the state control of our schools. Last week, after months of talking with the Mayor’s office about why we...


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Jul 2017

Opinions of a Philly Public School Parent and Education Activist

In education news, Students, Parents and Educators can sleep a little longer and not just because it’s summer break.  PFT members agreed to a contract that was ratified by the SRC on Tuesday June 20, 2017. While the District has taken four painfully, long, destructive years to propose any semblance of a satisfactory contract, it’s...


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