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5 Back To School Things Teachers Would Love Your Help With

Seasoned instructors share the essentials for your child’s transition back to the classroom.

07/21/2014

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O’Connor Makes Surprise Proclamation For Local Teachers

Teaching can sometimes be a thankless job given the long hours and countless tests and papers to read.

05/12/2014

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NCEA Convention Draws Cardinal Wuerl, Thousands Of Educators To Town

The National Catholic Educational Association Convention and Expo is expected to draw thousands of Catholic educators from across the county to Pittsburgh.

04/22/2014

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UPMC Protestors Gather Downtown For 2nd Straight Day

For the second straight day, hundreds gathered outside the headquarters of UPMC in downtown Pittsburgh.

03/04/2014

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Workers, Activists Target UPMC Offices

An estimated 300 workers and bused-in labor activists tied up Pittsburgh traffic when they marched downtown to rally outside the corporate offices of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.

03/03/2014

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Beaver Co. School Board Comes Under Fire For Revoking Teachers’ Contract

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 […]

02/21/2014

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Teachers Union Opposes $40 Mil Grant’s New Evaluation System

Gathering in the cold, community leaders and parents called on the Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers to adopt high standards of evaluation — saying lower standards hurt teachers, parents.

02/17/2014

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Teacher Drug Testing Bill Advances In Harrisburg

Teachers on drugs is a growing problem, says one official who wants to stop it.

12/17/2013

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Slippery Rock University Limits Faculty Cuts

Slippery Rock University is having an easier time dealing with financial issues compared to the other 13 State System of Higher Education schools.

11/03/2013

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Shaler Students Head Back To School

After school was delayed during a teacher’s strike, Shaler students are going back to school today.

09/13/2013

Pittsburgh Public Schools Looking For Feedback

Have something to say about your school?

08/02/2013

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Education Advocates Protest Funding Cuts In Harrisburg

Hundreds of teachers and public school supporters rallied in Harrisburg Tuesday afternoon hoping to stall school closings and layoffs this fall.

06/25/2013

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Pitt School Of Education Teaching Prospective Teachers Old-Fashion Standards

A Mount Lebanon chorus director turned himself in Friday to face charges of sending-sexually explicit texts to a male student for two years, and even beyond graduation.

03/08/2013

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Despite Progress, No Union Deal For State University Faculty Yet

Pennsylvania higher education officials and the union representing state university faculty are reporting progress at the bargaining table.

01/05/2013

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Monday’s KDKA Afternoon News: Dec. 17, 2012

Just in case you were busy Monday, or wanted to hear a segment of Monday’s KDKA Afternoon News one more time, here’s a recap of the highlights.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/17/2012

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