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New Technology Making Its Way Into The Classroom

In the past, teachers gave lessons using chalkboards, filmstrips and overhead projectors — methods that had limited interactivity. Teachers now have multiple ways of presenting content. Students can now demonstrate their learning in ways other than pencil-and-paper tests.

10/06/2014

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2 Elementary Students Face Discipline For Toy Guns

Two Pittsburgh elementary school students face discipline after one student shot another with a toy gun that fires plastic pellets, and another student was also found to have a similar gun.

09/03/2014

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Blankets Created To Protect Children During Shootings, From Tornado Debris

An Oklahoma company has created a protective blanket that developers say could give children a better chance of surviving debris from a tornado – or bullets from a 9 mm handgun.

06/09/2014

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Elementary School Makes “Lip Dub” Of “Happy”

After a bunch of local high schools made “lip dub” videos of students and staff singing “Happy” by Pharrell Williams, a local elementary school decided to join in the fun.

05/21/2014

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Wrestler Encourages Children To Take Down Bullying

A wrestling performer may seem to be an unlikely choice to speak out against bullying.

03/18/2013

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Back To School Prep: For Elementary, Middle & High School Students

The first day of school feels to children the way the first day on a job feels to parents, a bit stressful. The two best ways to prepare your children for a less stressful first day is to change as many unknown factors to known and provide positive support.

08/01/2012

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A Pittsburgh Ghost Story

Just in time for Halloween, NewsRadio 1020 KDKA’s Mike Pintek talks with Brian Johnson, founder of Family Paranormal Solutions and the subject of an upcoming episode of Biography Channel’s My Ghost Story

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/14/2011

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