New Pennsylvania School Funding Formula Wins Panel's OKA bipartisan panel of state lawmakers and advisers to Gov. Tom Wolf gave unanimous approval Thursday to a new formula to distribute aid to Pennsylvania's 500 public school districts, a model that would funnel more money to districts with rising enrollment and students whose families are deeper in poverty.
Study Shows Later Start Time For Teens Improves Their PerformanceThe American Academy of Pediatrics says that the school bell should ring at 8:30AM for middle school and high school students. A later start to the day will produce higher G.P.A.'s for those students.
Pittsburgh Business Times Ranks Pa. School DistrictsThe Pittsburgh Business Times’ 2013 ranking of Western Pennsylvania schools is out.