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KD Investigation: Superintendent Salaries On The Rise

Schools are being closed, teachers are being laid off and programs are being cut as more school districts struggle with budget shortfalls. However, a KDKA investigation found that the pay and compensation for school superintendents in the region is quickly on the rise.

11/14/2011

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Report: Pittsburgh Promise Off To A Solid Start

A new study by the Rand Corporation found that the Pittsburgh Promise scholarship program is off to a solid start in its early years.

09/12/2011

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Pittsburgh Public Schools Reach Important Milestone

Today was the first day of school for Pittsburgh Public Schools. Dr. Linda Lane, superintendent, announced the district achieved Adequate Yearly Progress.

09/01/2011

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Pittsburgh Public Schools Return Today

KDKA AM’s Larry Richert talks to Pittsburgh Public School’s Superintendent Dr. Linda Lane about the first day of school.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/01/2011

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Community Outreach Eases Transition To Kindergarten

Kindergarten is not legally required in Pennsylvania, so the University of Pittsburgh has started community efforts to help increase enrollment and make sure kids are in the classroom by the first day of school.

08/25/2011

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Superintendent: Not Lowering Standards For Student Athletes

Chris Moore talks with Dr. Linda Lane, Superintendent of Pittsburgh Public Schools, about School Board Member Mark Brentley’s charge that the District is lowering academic standards for student athletes to allow them to continue playing sports.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/26/2011

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Pittsburgh Public Schools Lays Off More Than 100 Employees

Throughout the day, employees at the main administration building of the Pittsburgh Public Schools got grim news.

06/22/2011

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Pittsburgh Public Schools To Cut Administration Jobs

The Pittsburgh Public Schools District is scheduled to see some deep cuts. It means the loss of millions of dollars in funding and the loss of a lot of jobs.

05/18/2011

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Pittsburgh Schools Supt. Proposes Cuts To Capital Spending

Pittsburgh Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Linda Lane presented her budget to the school board on Wednesday night. It includes a 75 percent cut to capital spending.

03/17/2011

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Schools, Parents React To Gov. Corbett’s Budget

Governor Tom Corbett’s recommended 10 percent reduction in education spending – part of his new proposed budget presented to state lawmakers – is receiving a failing grade in some quarters.

03/08/2011

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Deputy Superintendent Expected To Replace Roosevelt

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Pittsburgh Public School District could soon have a new superintendent. Dr. Linda Lane is expected to become the new superintendent of city schools. She is currently the deputy superintendent and would […]

12/09/2010

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