It looks like New Yorkers aren’t the only ones having a rough year:
On June 7, 2013, The School District of Philadelphia terminated 3,783 employees. Their presence is essential in our schools. The good news is that the layoffs do not go into effect until July 1 — with restored funding, they could easily keep their jobs. Get to know them here and then take a stand to get these layoffs rescinded!
Included in this lineup of teachers and other educators is Librarian Tina Asman:
Want to stand up for Philadelphia educators? Click here. You can also tweet to Councilwoman Cindy Bass and let her know that you oppose the layoffs.
Stay strong, Philly!
~Love and Libraries, Ingrid