Dr. Hamlet’s Priorities for Pgh Public Schools

Lindsay Cashman Advocacy, Opportunities for Success

Public Source interviewed Superintendent of Pittsburgh Public Schools Dr. Anthony Hamlet on the last day of school. After completing the first school year under his administration, he discussed his vision for the district in a Facebook Live interview. Key takeaways from the interview include Dr. Hamlet’s prioritization of the following issues:

  • Improving third grade literacy
  • Improving inclusion of Black students in the Gifted Program
  • Reducing suspensions
  • Reducing class sizes
  • Decentralizing English as a Second Language programs
  • Creating an environment of high expectations


Read the full article and watch the full interview video here