This is the central website for the American Federation of Teacher's work with charter schools. It's a great source for tools and resources, as well as to check up on what's happening with AFT and charters across the country.
AFT Pennsylvania is the state affliate of the Alliance of Charter School Employees. See what's going with other AFT locals and find current information on lobbying efforts and other issues important to education professionals in PA.
PFT is the local union for Philadelphia's public school teachers and paraprofessionals. PFT is affiliated with the American Federation of Teachers and AFT-Pennsylvania.
Here you'll find useful information on all the charter schools in the city: annual reports, board of trustees meetings, and data such as test scores and demographics. The site is also a good source for general policies, laws, and FAQs on the charter school system in Philadelphia.
The Notebook is "An Independent Voice for Parents, Educators, Students and Friends of Philadelphia Public Schools." In addition to current and archived material from the print version of The Notebook, you'll find exlusive online news, resources, and multimedia features.