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5 Ways To Create The Perfect Study Space In Your House

One of the keys to academic success is an organized (and quiet!) at-home study space. Create a homework hotspot in your home, whether it’s located in a designated room or tucked into a smaller nook with these tips.

07/17/2015

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Pittsburgh Promise Scales Back To Extend Years of Service

The Pittsburgh Promise has come a long way since first announced, but scholarship cuts threaten its legacy.

07/14/2015

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Pittsburgh Promise Making Changes To Scholarships Program

The Pittsburgh Promise has been helping students with scholarships for nearly a decade.

07/14/2015

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5 Tips For Students Adjusting To New School Schedules

Kids of all ages love the lazy days of summer. Schedules are relaxed and fun is the main focus. These five tips can make falling back into school routines at the end of the summer break can be a lot easier.

07/13/2015

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Popular Music Teacher Retiring After 33 Years In The Classroom

Adrianne Kelly has been teaching music at Minadeo Elementary School for 31 of her 33 years with the Pittsburgh school system. But retirement looms. This year is her last.

06/03/2015

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Child Advocate: Social Media Turns Spotlight On Teacher-Student Inappropriate Conduct

Another day, another teacher-student sex scandal rocks an area school district.

05/21/2015

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Local Students Celebrating End Of 2015 School Year By Creating “Lip Dubs”

Pittsburgh area high schools are once again showing off their creativity by making unique “lip dubs” featuring hundreds of students from their schools.

05/21/2015

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Local High Schools Taking Annual Lip-Dup Tradition To New Levels

Many local school districts are now making annual lip-dub videos, which are a rolling lip sync of a song involving the entire student body in one continuous shot.

05/20/2015

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Pittsburgh Hosts International Science And Engineering Fair

Science fair winners from all over the world have come to the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh for the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair.

05/14/2015

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IUP Student In Jail, Accused Of Raping 2 Women

A Philadelphia man is facing charges in the alleged rape of two young women, both students at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, last week.

05/07/2015

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Local Students Meet Pittsburgh Marathon’s Elite Runners

Marathon stars from Africa were the center of attention at Community Day School on Friday morning.

05/01/2015

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Young Pirates Fans Learn Weather Safety With Jeff Verszyla

Pirate fans are used to seeing Jeff Verszyla on the big screen at PNC Park.

04/23/2015

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St. Vincent Students’ “Trick Shot Video” Getting Lots Of Attention Online

When you search “trick shot videos” online you get thousands of links showing nearly impossible shots using everything from basketballs to footballs.

04/13/2015

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Judge Shows High School Students How Legal System Works

A local judge is taking actual court cases to area high schools to show students how the legal system really works.

03/25/2015

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Penn-Trafford Officials Investigate Possible Inappropriate Contact Between Employee, Students

The Penn-Trafford School District is investigating possible inappropriate contact between an employee and students.

03/24/2015

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