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New Housing Project In Philadelphia Aims To Attract Teachers

Thu, July 4, 2013 8:22pm

Story by Elizabeth Fiedler

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Budget cuts and layoffs are hitting teachers in Philadelphia. But the city and a local developer are hoping to offer some relief: a housing project designed for them. At a similar project in Baltimore, having fellow teachers as neighbors brings support and camaraderie after a tough day at work.

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