How to help students and teachers now
School looks very different this fall in Philadelphia. How can we get our kids through it?
Rocking The Youth Vote, No Matter What
Central High School teacher Thomas Quinn will pivot in whatever direction the world sends him in the name of getting out the youth vote
An Ode To Students
Teachers at Upper Darby’s Stonehurst Elementary School sent students a heartfelt video from quarantine. Enjoy the love—and send us your tributes, too
Dear Educators…This is a Lot
A Swarthmore professor pens an open letter to Philadelphia teachers—heroes today even more than usual
Love a Teacher?
Nominate them for Integrity Icon, and let the whole city celebrate them for going above and beyond their job
To Teach is to Breathe
Novelist and Penn Professor Lorene Cary’s Safe Kids Stories on the power of teaching, from current and future educators
Citizens Of The Week: Philly’s Teachers
It’s the last day of public school in Philly. Let’s give teachers a hand as they embark on their much-deserved summer break
The Citizen Recommends: Blackademia
WURD hosts the top black academics from four area universities for a conversation about their impact and responsibility to the city around them