Two West Virginia Fathers Sue State Officials Over Charter School LawTwo fathers in West Virginia are suing state officials over a law that allows charter schools to open without the approval of voters.
Pittsburgh City Council Puts Charter Schools Under The MicroscopePittsburgh City Council discussed ways to close the education gap in the city during Tuesday's meeting.
Governor Tom Wolf Launches Criticism Against Charter Schools, Calls For AccountabilityGovernor Tom Wolf is launching criticism against charter schools.
Pittsburgh Public School Board Meets To Discuss Changes To Charter School FundingThe Pittsburgh Public School Board met on Wednesday to discuss changes to how charter schools are funded.
Pro Charter School Rally Outside Public Education ForumPro-charter school advocates protested outside the David Lawrence Convention Center, which is hosting the Public Education Forum.
New Allegheny Co. Charter School Aims To Positively Influence African American MalesPittsburgh has seen this before: police standing at a crime scene where a young African American male was murdered.
Gov. Tom Wolf Pursues Changes To Pennsylvania's Charter School RulesGov. Tom Wolf says Pennsylvania needs to improve the operational and reporting rules for charter schools and wants to change the regulations and laws that govern them.
Should Private Schools Compete In Their Own League?Mike Bariski, Athletic Director and Assistant Men's Basketball Coach at Lincoln Park Performing Arts Charter School, stopped by the John Phillips Show on Sunday.
Lawmaker Calls For Charter School AccountabilityThe Urban Pathways Charter School Board met this week to discuss a KDKA Investigation’s findings of runaway spending. But they were in no talking mood with us.
Pa. Auditor General: State Failure To Reimburse Means Charter Schools Hurt Public SchoolsAn audit by state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale found school districts are hurting financially because Governor Corbett and the legislature no longer reimburse school districts when their students attend charter schools. KDKA's Jon Delano has the story.
Rob Pratte Talks Online, Charter Schools & American EducationRob Pratte talked to the new CEO of Pa. Cyber School, Mike Conti, and the new CEO of the Baden Academy, Steve Catanzarite.