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America's Mayor to Weigh In at PEF's Educate Philly on June 18th

By Farah JimenezPosted: May 19, 2020

Last year’s Educate Philly drew a sell-out audience at the Union League of Philadelphia. This year, there’s plenty of room…as...

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Futures Thinking for Educational Leaders

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Join us for the next session of the Education First Compact Series. In June, we present: Futures Thinking for Educational...

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