Pittsburgh Federation Of Teachers
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.
Hundreds of teachers and public school supporters rallied in Harrisburg Tuesday afternoon hoping to stall school closings and layoffs this fall.
Summer break is just days away for students of the Pittsburgh City School District. While students will be out of the classroom, they will still be learning thanks to a generous donation to the district’s kindergarteners.
An eighth grade student attacked his art teacher at Pittsburgh Greenfield K-8 School. An irate parent said her daughter came home traumatized from witnessing the attack.
State Rep. Daryl Metcalfe, R-Cranberry Township, says it’s time to ban teacher strikes in Pennsylvania and he and other legislators have a bill to do just that.