Two Friends schools mark 325 years in Philadelphia

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    This year mark’s the 325th Anniversary of two icons of Philadelphia education–William Penn Charter School and Friends Select School.  This week, the Arch Street Meeting House will host a celebratory program, and Mayor Michael Nutter will declare Thursday “Quaker Education Day” in Philadelphia.  NewsWorks Tonight Producer Shai Ben-Yaacov spoke with Randy Granger, Archives Assistant at Penn Charter, and Dick Hoffman, Archivist at Friends Select, about the schools’ storied past.

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