This article was originally published in The Notebook. In August 2020, The Notebook became Chalkbeat Philadelphia.
Herold has been working with Contributing Editor Dale Mezzacappa on the story for a year and recently unearthed documents and other evidence indicating that cheating may have been more widespread than previously thought. Test scores this year in city schools have declined, and in most schools under investigation they dropped significantly.
Herold will appear from 10:40 to 11 a.m. during the first hour of the show with Marty Moss-Coane.