we need a PEOPLE'S SCHOOL BOARD (1)

The Our City Our Schools formed over a year ago to abolish the School Reform Commission and get back local control of our schools. Now we’re fighting for a true People’s School Board! 

The Our City Our Schools coalition is made up of parents, educators, community members and students all fighting for local control of the Philadelphia schools and the end to the state-controlled School Reform Commission. The coalition includes: 215 People’s Alliance, AFSCME DC 47, AFSCME 1199C, AFT Local 2026, Alliance for Philadelphia Public Schools, Caucus of Working Educators, Media Mobilizing Project, Neighborhood Networks, Parents United for Public Education, PASNAP, Philadelphia Federation of Teachers, Philadelphia NAACPPhilly Student Union, POWERReclaim Philadelphia, SEIU 32BJTaxi Workers Alliance, Teacher Action Group, UNITE HERE Local 634 and UrbEd.