By Joseph Batory Published in the Delaware County Daily Times May 20, 2019 Pennsylvania’s Commonwealth Court had dismissed a major lawsuit challenging the State system of public education funding in 2015 (William Penn School District et al. v. PA Department of Education et al). It was filed in 2014 by the Education Law Center […]Read more "Pennsylvania To Go On Trial! Lawsuit Alleges Underfunding of Public Education For Decades!"
The Rotary Foundation of Philadelphia, the charity arm of the Rotary Club of Philadelphia, has just completed distribution of its annual grant awards for fiscal year, 2018-2019. More than $32,000.00 has been distributed among 20 different needy organizations in the Philadelphia community and beyond. “Our outreach via small grant awards is a meaningful way to […]Read more "Philadelphia Rotary Making A Difference For The Better!"
Published in the Center City Concerned Citizens Review May 2019 By Joseph Batory A research study by the Rockefeller Foundation’s (In Pursuit of Better Schools) analyzing public education funding nationally has revealed significant inequalities among school systems across the United States with differences ranging in per pupil funding ranging from […]Read more "The Travesty of Unequal Funding of Public Education Nationally and in Pennsylvania"
Published in the Delaware County Daily Times April 22, 2019 By JOSEPH P. BATORY, Times Columnist When I became Upper Darby’s Superintendent of Schools in 1984, many thousands of Vietnamese immigrants had already arrived in the […]Read more "The “American Dream” personified in Upper Darby’s Schools"
Published in the Delaware County Daily Times April 14, 2019 By Joseph Batory. Daily Times Columnist He died well before his time. But he left behind the legacy of […]Read more "The Beloved Music Man of Upper Darby!"
Published in the Delaware County Daily Times April 1, 2019 By Joseph Batory The Soviet Union may be […]Read more "The Soviet domination is gone…but its legacy goes on in Russia!"
Published in the Center City Concerned Citizens Review March 2019 By Joseph Batory One of Trump’s key campaign promises was that if elected president, he would “drain the swamp” In Washington. But his appointees and associates have turned out to be the biggest swamp load of unsavory characters ever… with numerous resignations, investigations, indictments and […]Read more "The Cesspool"