Teacher evaluations are at the center of billionaire Bill Gates’ effort to improve public education in America.
Mayor Bill Peduto proudly announced Tuesday that Pittsburgh was selected as one of only eight cities in the country to receive funding to reduce the number of uninsured children.
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.
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.
Friday, former Steeler Jerome Bettis had students and teachers cheering when he visited Woodland Hills High School.
Lutual Love got a $35,000 grant from the Heinz Endowment to run an anti-bullying program at Mifflin Elementary in Lincoln Place but he had his doubters from the beginning.
Is Frick Park your favorite park?
It’s a sad day for some folks downtown who eat at the Primanti Bros. on Cherry Way.
Pittsburgh will soon have over a dozen new police officers. The city just received a federal grant to hire 13 cops, but not everyone will be able to apply for the jobs.
The best word students at Pittsburgh CAPA use to describe their rooftop playground is ‘barren.’ But with the help of some grant money, that is all about to change.
The Beaver County Humane Society is in the running for a $25,00 grant from Pepsi. To help them out, visit: RefreshEverything.com.
How would you like free money to start or move a business? If you open or expand in Carnegie, you could be eligible for grants of up to 25 percent of total project costs, not to exceed $50,000.