Schools across the nation should train selected staff members to carry weapons and should each have at least one armed security officer to make students safer and allow a quicker response to an attack, the director of a National Rifle Association-sponsored study said Tuesday.
Teachers in Texas and Ohio are now taking firearms training courses after the tragedy in Connecticut.
Children who come with the ability to interact with computer screens and basic keyboard knowledge find it much easier to learn in today’s classrooms.
KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek was joined on NewsRadio 1020 KDKA by Nate Benefield, a policy analyst for the Pa. Commonwealth Foundation to talk about there being more violence at academically failing schools.
KDKA Radio’s Chris Moore talks with Dr. Jessie Klein, assistant professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice at Adelphi University.
KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino talks to Bill Bushaw, executive director of Phi Delta Kappa International, an educators association.
KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek hosts Dr. Nick Trombetta, CEO of Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School, to answer your questions about the state of education in Pennsylvania.
Director of Internal Organizing for the Pennsylvania State Education Association, Butch Santicola, joined KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino to discuss a potential ban of teacher strikes.
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) — Joe Watkins of Students First PA joined Robert Mangino to explain why he thinks school vouchers are a good thing. Watkins explains who vouchers can help and why we should […]
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Black and gold fever has swept across Pittsburgh! There is no shortage of pep rallies going on across the area today to cheer the Steelers on to victory over the Green Bay […]
Nearly 400 teachers and professional support staff are on strike in the Bethel Park School District.
President Obama will address school students today on a video feed to every school. We have the transcript of that video speech here…
Pittsburgh School Board members get to see the administration’s plan to realign and restructure schools in the East End later today.
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