Arlene Ackerman

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Nutter, Ackerman Split

It looks like the strange, strained alliance between Mayor Nutter and Superintendent Arlene Ackerman is finally over, a victim of good news delivered at the […]

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Queen Arlene Is Earning Her Nickname

On Sunday, the Inquirer began a seven-day series on violence in Philadelphia public schools. The coverage has been damning, filled with sentences like this: “On […]