As a hard working man, dedicated to improving opportunities for the working family, Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission Commissioner John Hanger wants to be governor.
The vote was overwhelming; 95 percent of faculty at Pennsylvania-owned universities have authorized a strike. But they’re not walking out just yet.
As lawmakers debate what to do about the impending fiscal cliff, we’re starting to get a better understanding of just what is at stake, including education.
Today on the CBS Local forum, Romney and Obama were asked: What will you do to make the U.S. more energy independent?
When it comes to America’s future, the issue of education rises to the top for many which is why Obama and Romney were asked to weigh in on it as well.
A group based in the Hill District, made up of parents, faith leaders and others, say the Pittsburgh Public School District is not giving their children a fair chance at academic excellence.
Looking around our nation, it’s obvious that we need more heroines and heroes with Sally Ride’s brave and courageous character. Her inspiration and legacy must live on to create the heroines – and heroes – of the future.
Learn more about the Pennsylvania Targeted Industry Program (PA-TIP) and the $5 million in available grant money for education by visiting PHEAA.org.
KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek was joined on NewsRadio 1020 KDKA by Nate Benefield, a policy analyst for the Pa. Commonwealth Foundation to talk about there being more violence at academically failing schools.
KDKA Radio’s Chris Moore was joined in the studio of NewsRadio 1020 KDKA by Heath Bailey, the principal of Sto-Rox High School.
Remember when Republicans praised first responders? Remember when Republicans where Leaving No Child Behind? There was a time, not so long ago, when the people who kept us safe and the people who educated our […]
There’s a growing trend where parents are holding their children back to start kindergarten when they’re older. Whether it’s for academic, athletic or social reasons, many parents think that by being older, their kids will have an edge.
Rob Pratte talked to the new CEO of Pa. Cyber School, Mike Conti, and the new CEO of the Baden Academy, Steve Catanzarite.
KDKA AM’s Larry and John ask tough questions about the state to Pa. Governor Tom Corbett live in studio!
Retirements, resignations and buyouts made for a shorter furlough list, but what was announced today could still end up being the largest number of teacher layoffs in the history of the Pittsburgh Public Schools District.