Dean Olga Welch, head of the Department of Education at Duquesne University and founder of the Canevin Center for Educational Transformation and Social Justice joined Chris Moore to discuss the inequality of education, especially when it comes to poorer school districts.
A suburban Pittsburgh school district says it’ll use a six-figure donation from Apple Inc. to fund an iPad-based technology plan.
After decades of runaway tuition costs — the tables may finally be turning.
A total of 240 Pittsburgh pre-schoolers gathered in the West Lounge of Heinz Field Thursday morning.
Raytheon, a longtime supporter of education in science, technology, engineering and math, created Sum of All Thrills to show the real-life application of concepts such as angles, velocity and kinetic energy.
The idea behind automated toll collection seems simple: A car passes through with a transponder, and a radio sensor charges the owner’s account.
It is the next to the last weekend of campaigning for the two men who want to live in the governor’s mansion in Harrisburg.
The Pittsburgh Promise has helped hundreds of local students go to college. Today, an annual report on the program was released to the community.
Bad weather takes the blame for most air traffic delays, whether it’s a blizzard that is blanketing Buffalo in snow or a Midwestern summer storm that shoots lightning around the airspace.
Four girls grew up to become accomplished engineers and scientists, one chased amoebas in a creek. Another loved puzzling out math problems. One fed her curiosity through a sash full of Girl Scout badges, while another became enamored with science during a trip to a crocodile farm.
The State University of New York Oswego will partner with two area community colleges to help two-year graduates transition into bachelor’s degree programs.
After school programs play a crucial role in educating the next generation of scientists, engineers and mathematicians.
There was a special celebration today at the Western Pennsylvania School for the Deaf.
This year marks the 45th anniversary of the 1969 landing on the moon and the realization of President Kennedy’s dream.
The “Biometric Pressure Grip” is a sensor that measures how hard and how tightly someone holds a mouse, then uses that information as part of a multi-step login process.