Kindergarten is not legally required in Pennsylvania, so the University of Pittsburgh has started community efforts to help increase enrollment and make sure kids are in the classroom by the first day of school.
Rain’s in the forecast… but that doesn’t mean you have to stay home with the kids and be bored! There are some great places in and around the Pittsburgh area to have a blast on […]
The Pennsylvania House of Representatives has voted to amend the state budget, restoring hundreds of millions of dollars to education.
Chase away the rainy day blues! There are some great places in and around the Pittsburgh area to have a blast on a rainy, cloudy day. Here are eight suggestions where an elementary school-aged child can find some fun!
SHADY SIDE (KDKA) – Schools are constantly evaluating new ways to educate our kids. However, a trip to the Amazon rain forest is taking distance learning to a whole new level. For some lucky students […]
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Health Department inspects school cafeterias just like they inspect restaurants for health violations. While many school cafeterias are safe and sanitary, KDKA’s Paul Martino found others with critical health code violations […]
Butch Santicola of the PSEA talks to Mike Pintek about the possibility of an extended school year. Butch says teachers are willing to listen to any plan that is presented.
Kids need fuel to start their day right as they head off to school, so Larry and John talk to nutritionist Leslie Bonci about breakfast for your little students.
School is back in session, and that means school buses will be on the road again. PennDOT Safety Officer Shawn Houlk joins Larry and John with the do’s and don’ts of sharing the road with school […]
Charges have been withdrawn against a woman whose 8-year-old son brought heroin to his elementary school outside Pittsburgh.