Four years ago, amid great excitement, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation awarded Pittsburgh Public Schools an extraordinary grant — $40 million to become a national model of improving teaching in the classroom.
School districts throughout the region are weighing the decision whether to close, delay or open on time Wednesday morning.
The superintendent of Pittsburgh Public Schools released her “state of the district” report Wednesday morning.
Mike Pintek’s high school tours have taken him around the city and today he’s in Woodland Hills!
A tentative settlement has been reached for by teachers and administrators in the Shaler Area School District.
An unwanted intruder – a deer – is forcing a western Pennsylvania school district to take a second look at security at its high school.
The Fox Chapel Area School District Board of Directors Monday night accepted the resignation over School Superintendent Dr. Anne Stephens, effective the end of his year.
A white substance found in a fourth grade classroom desk at Turner Elementary School in Wilkinsburg has parents concerned, the district looking for answers and the police testing for drugs.
It’s a budget battle with parents on one side, administrators on the other and several hundred elementary students in the middle. The North Allegheny School District wants to close their school to save money.
Some parents and children of the Pine Richland school district are upset, after classes were not canceled in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
When a gunman killed 20 students and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., Pittsburgh Public Schools Superintendent Linda Lane says her first thoughts — Pittsburgh.
The Pittsburgh School Board approved a budget for city schools Wednesday night, but postponed action on raising property taxes, as recommended by Superintendent Dr. Linda Lane.
In the wake of the Connecticut school tragedy, the New Castle Area School District has taken a no-nonsense approach when it comes to school safety and security.
The Lawrence County District Attorney tells KDKA he’s planning a county-wide school safety summit in early January in the wake of the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut.
A grieving Connecticut town braced itself Monday to bury the first two of the 20 small victims of an elementary school gunman and debated when classes could resume – and where, given the carnage in the building and the children’s associations with it.