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As a school dedicated to transforming students’ lives via their educational experiences, Freire Charter is proud to share stories of the successes of our students and staff below:

Watchdog.org, “Violent schools? A Philadelphia charter has answers,” 8/11/14:
http://watchdog.org/169826/violent-schools-philadelphia-charter-answers/

CBS Philly News, “Phila. Charter School Seniors March Through Center City to Celebrate and Inspire,” 6/11/14:
http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/2014/06/11/phila-charter-school-seniors-march-through-center-city-to-celebrate-and-inspire/

All Things Considered, National Public Radio (NPR), “At PA School, Teens Build Empathy by Confiding in a Crowd,” 5/23/14:
http://www.npr.org/2014/05/23/307753290/at-pa-school-teens-build-empathy-by-confiding-in-a-crowd

Delaware Public Media (WDDE), “Freire Charter seeks to duplicate Philly model in First State,” 5/16/14:
http://www.wdde.org/61956-freire-charter-seeks-duplicate-philly-model-state

NewsWorks, “Charter schools expand in Delaware,” 5/11/14:
http://www.newsworks.org/index.php/local/item/67800-charter-schools-expand-in-delaware

Courtesy of Matavia Porter, “West Side Grows Together: Freire Charter School,” 04-30-14:
http://vimeo.com/95905276

The Philadelphia Inquirer, “Creating safer schools,” 4/9/14:
http://www.philly.com/philly/opinion/inquirer/20140409_Creating_safer_schools.html

WDEL Radio, “EdWatch: Philly charter school hopes to open doors in Wilm.,” 4/2/14:
http://www.wdel.com/story.php?id=58181

NewsWorks, “A lesson in empathy: Freire charter students ‘Take Back the City’,” 4/1/14:
http://www.newsworks.org/index.php/local/item/66429-a-lesson-in-empathy-freire-charter-students-qtake-back-the-cityq?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter

Philadelphia Magazine, “Four Philadelphia Schools That Work,” 1/30/14:
http://www.phillymag.com/articles/four-philadelphia-schools-work/

 

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