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Kensington: Jim Hardy Gives Back To Community Through Education and Soccer

Kensington: Jim Hardy Gives Back To Community Through Education and Soccer

Jim Hardy has been a social studies and world language teacher at Kensington Health Sciences Academy for almost 10 years. Hardy is a pillar in the community and one of the notable advocates for social change in Kensington. Hardy co-founded the Teachers Action Group, an organization that aims to give educators a voice during the policy-making […]

 

Poverty Beat: Philly Students Challenge Budget Cuts

Poverty Beat: Philly Students Challenge Budget Cuts

Two years after Governor Tom Corbett’s initial budget cuts 23 of Philadelphia’s public schools closed their doors leaving students, parents and teachers to face the chaos of an over-burdened education system. Earlier this month, many of those impacted by education budget cuts across Philadelphia rallied for what they say are impossible conditions. Since the cuts, more […]