Kristen Forbriger

School District of Philadelphia
Citified

What Philly Mag’s Cover Reveals About School "Choice"

Forbriger: Those with means have always had school choice.

Citified

How to Stop the Annual School District Vs. City Council Smackdowns

A strategy for improving the dreaded school funding season.

Citified

Insider: The Hot New Schools Cure-All That Isn’t a Cure-All

"Community schools" are a fine idea, but they’re expensive and unproven.

Citified

Rich Philly Public Schools Benefit at Expense of Poor Ones

There’s more to the equity problem than the state funding shortage.

School District of Philadelphia
Citified

A Plea to the SRC: Evaluate Each School on Its Individual Merits

Inside Take: Charter schools aren’t a monolith. We should stop talking about them as though they are.

School District of Philadelphia
Citified

INSIDE TAKE: Six Predictions for City Schools

The SRC will endure. So will the district’s financial crisis.