BEAVER FALLS (KDKA) — The decision to revoke a new teachers’ union contract in a local school district has resulted in a public outcry. There was a school board meeting Thursday night where the district […]
Mayor Bill Peduto says he’s asking the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for more time to save a $40 million grant for Pittsburgh Public Schools.
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.
Pittsburgh Public Schools have become ground zero in a national debate over evaluating teachers.
It’s not their decision to make — but city council wants a moratorium on school closings in Pittsburgh.
A teacher’s strike is looming.