Gathering in the cold, community leaders and parents called on the Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers to adopt high standards of evaluation — saying lower standards hurt teachers, parents.
The University of Pittsburgh has chosen a new chancellor.
It certainly is a bright, sunny day at Sunnyside Pre-K to 8 in Stanton Heights.
It’s been a tough three years, Gov. Tom Corbett told legislators, but he’s putting Pennsylvania on the right track.
Rob Pratte talks to Ron Zangaro, principal in waiting of Holy Family Academy about students participating in work-study programs that allow them to recieve a Catholic education as well as gaining valuable work experience to prepare them for life outside of the classroom.
The Pittsburgh Public School District is $20 million in the hole and will become bankrupt in 2016 if the situation is not addressed.
Any way you do the math, Pittsburgh Public Schools, as well as some suburban schools, are seriously in danger of a flunking grade in financial health.
The creation of the Woodland Hills School District spawned protests and required the forced busing of minority students.
Mayor Bill Peduto says he’s asking the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for more time to save a $40 million grant for Pittsburgh Public Schools.
It seems everyday there is a new gizmo or gadget that is supposed to make life easier or better — and most of those devices run on electricity.
Four years ago, amid great excitement, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation awarded Pittsburgh Public Schools an extraordinary grant — $40 million to become a national model of improving teaching in the classroom.
Tenth grade student Shubunam Magar pays close attention in her English Language class.
The State Department of Education released the performance scores this month for every traditional, charter, cyber and technical school in Pennsylvania.
On Monday, Kylee Scott of Ford City was one of the students given 30 minutes notice that her school, Oakbridge Academy of the Arts, was closing its doors.
Teachers on drugs is a growing problem, says one official who wants to stop it.