We looked inside some of the tweets by @PSNotebook and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
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A former student involved in the juvenile justice system wrote a heartfelt column about the importance of teachers as mentors and second chances. https://thenotebook.org/articles/2018/12/12/undone-by-family-losses-he-finds-adults-to-help-him-rebuild/ … #JJedsucess #PHLed
Hi! Lauren Wiley, interim ED, at the Notebook is here and excited to talk about the new edition. #JJEdSuccess
Chris McGinley says @mastcharter has applied to be a merged charter organization, or MCSO; it would be first MCSO in PA. Charter School Office is reviewing; @PHLschoolboard will vote on it in October. #phled
Sept 13, 5pm in the Committee Room on 440 N Broad: @PHLschoolboard's next student achievement meeting to talk about early literacy, early math, special ed and disability services, talent recruiting, Title IX, and after sch opportunities #phled
Parent of special needs children calls for investigation into @foxchasepride for administrative misconduct, ignoring reports of bullying, and retaliating against her family. Accuses district and @SDPHite of failing to address her concerns. Hite says will follow up w her #phled
Catherine Blunt talking about legacy of Ruth Hayre, first black HS teacher in Philly & first female Bd of Ed president. Strawberry Mansion was rededicated as Dr. Ruth Hayre Educ Center in 1990.; wants the building & programs there to live up to her memory. #phled
Takia Lamar, whose children study at Richard Allen CS, lauds the school for its relationships with the surrounding community and says losing school is like losing a family member. Praises variety of activities at school, e.g. chess, visits to historically black colleges. #phled
Delores Brown-Waters says more support required for special needs students in Roxborough HS, incl. her own daughter #phled
Ilene Poses, a retired #PHLed educator, decries a plan to allow Ad Prima CS to Mt. Airy. Also has concerns about Strawberry Mansion HS - says school is being closed even if district insists it's not.
.@karlitakat1 blasts plans for Strawberry Mansion & mtg held Aug 14. Says District reps were unresponsive. She says @sdphite is sowing distrust & plan is to turn skl to "beehive of vendors," likens it to invasion. https://thenotebook.org/articles/2018/08/16/strawberry-mansion-community-meeting-leaves-unanswered-questions/ … #phled
"It's time to stop this and emerge from your fortress and listen to the community," says Karel Kilimnik of @APPSphilly to @PHLschoolboard and @SDPHite about Strawberry Mansion HS #phled. The Notebook reported on recent Mansion discussion in https://thenotebook.org/articles/2018/08/16/strawberry-mansion-community-meeting-leaves-unanswered-questions/ …
"I look forward to working with you as we move forward," says @PHLschoolboard chair Joyce Wilkerson to Jim Whitehead of @32BJSEIU. Whitehead invites board to visit his office for coffee and chats anytime, acknowledging that the board has "a hard job". #phled
Jim Whitehead of @32BJSEIU speaks after district leader Bennett, praises new board and feels they will "move forward in new ways". Hopes to see "pro-public school advocates" in Harrisburg and stresses the fact that union members are "school district employees". #phled