Philadelphia School Partnership Raises $50, Halfway to Lofty Goal

The Philadelphia School Partnership—a nonprofit group founded two years ago to help high-performing public, private and charter schools in the city—has announced that its reached the halfway mark of its lofty $100 million fundraising goal. So far, $51.9 million has been donated by the likes of the William Penn Foundation, the Maguire Foundation and others. [Inquirer]