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5 Back To School Things Teachers Would Love Your Help With

Seasoned instructors share the essentials for your child’s transition back to the classroom.

07/21/2014

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Back To School Study Tips For Teens

Help your kids make the most of their time when they head back to school with these 5 study tips.

07/21/2014

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Time-Saving Tips For Healthy School Lunches

With creative planning and the right containers, packing a quick and healthy lunch can be as easy as ABC and 123!

07/21/2014

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Survey Paints Bleak Picture Of Pa. School Funding

A survey of the financial condition of Pennsylvania’s public schools shows a discouraging pattern of property-tax increases, cutbacks in school programs and employee layoffs.

06/05/2014

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Local Crossing Guard Dedicated To Her Post For 51 Years

Kids come from all directions every school day morning, and Miss Ruth is always there to greet them at her post in Wilkins Township.

05/09/2014

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Clear Backpacks Distributed To Franklin Regional Students

Clear backpacks will be distributed to students at Franklin Regional High School Monday morning.

05/05/2014

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Community Welcomes Franklin Regional Students Back To School

A week after tragedy struck Franklin Regional High School, students returned to class Wednesday morning.

04/16/2014

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Students Return To Franklin Regional For First Time Since Stabbings

Students returned to Franklin Regional High School today for the first time since a day that changed many of their lives forever.

04/15/2014

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Franklin Regional Asst. Superintendent Speaks Out For First Time Since Stabbing

Mary Catherine Reljac, Assistant Superintendent of the Franklin Regional School District, spoke exclusively with Bill Rehkopf for the first time since the stabbing.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/14/2014

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Psychiatrist: Anxious Feelings Normal For Kids After Traumatic Event In School

For children returning to school after a violent event there, being scared is to be expected.

04/10/2014

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“Glass Gone Wow” Causes Big Upset Amongst Robinson Parents

Parents call it a “Head Shop” that sells drug paraphernalia.

04/07/2014

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Later School Start Time Could Increase Student Achievement

A new study shows that if you were to push back the start time by a half hour or an hour you will drastically improve your students achievement levels. The change will also lower risks of fighting, car accidents, and help the student’s hormones develop.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/19/2014

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Communities In Schools Making A Difference With At-Risk Teens

There are thousands of young people who are at risk of dropping out of school every year. Many organizations are dedicated to battling the problem.

03/11/2014

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New Kensington, Arnold Students Use Holiday For Weather Make-Up Day

This Presidents’ Day should have been a day off for students in New Kensington and Arnold.

02/17/2014

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“Cyber-Days” Means No More Snow Days

It seems like almost every other day there are multiple school delays and closings.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/07/2014

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