Early Grade Reading Scores Fall At Pittsburgh Public Schools, Despite Millions Spent On Educational TechnologyTeaching a child to read proficiently by third grade: educators call it the most essential task of a school district for without that skill young students fall hopelessly behind.
Pittsburgh School Reviews Findings Of Probe Into Superintendent Hamlet's Trip, Other ActionsThe Pittsburgh School Board met for four hours behind a closed door, discussing the findings of an independent investigation into Superintendent Anthony Hamlet's Cuba trip and other actions.
Pittsburgh School Board Unanimously Approves Sweeping Review Of Contracting, Ethics PoliciesThe Pittsburgh School Board passed a resolution Wednesday night to review all contracting procedures.
KDKA Investigation Gets Action: Pittsburgh School Board Poised To Review Contracting, Ethics RulesThe Pittsburgh School Board is set to review all of its ethic policies and contracting procedures in light of concerns raised by KDKA investigations.
Pa. Auditor General Demands Answers In Wake Of KDKA Investigation Into School District ContractsA state investigation and audit have been ordered in response to KDKA's investigations into millions of dollars in contracts by Pittsburgh Public Schools.
KDKA Investigates: Pittsburgh Public Schools Superintendent Lavishes Millions On No-Bid Tech ContractsPittsburgh School Superintendent Anthony Hamlet has spent millions of dollars of district funds on dozens of high-tech education tools of questionable worth.
KDKA Investigates: Pittsburgh School Board Solicitor To Conduct In-Depth Investigation Into Unauthorized Cuba TripThe Pittsburgh School Board held an emergency session Monday to discuss an unauthorized trip to Cuba taken by the superintendent and four administrators.
KDKA Investigates: Pittsburgh School Board Demanding Answers About Unauthorized Trip To CubaThe Pittsburgh School Board is demanding answers about an unauthorized trip to Cuba taken by the superintendent and four administrators.
KDKA Investigates: Pittsburgh Educators Flew To Miami At District Expense, Took Trip To Cuba Without School Board ApprovalKDKA has learned that the Pittsburgh Public Schools superintendent and four administrators took an all-expenses-paid trip to Cuba last month without the approval of the school board.
Pittsburgh Public Schools District, Teachers Continue Negotiations FridayNegotiations between Pittsburgh Public Schools teachers and the district will continue Friday following Monday’s strike authorization vote.
Pittsburgh Schools Superintendent On Looming Teachers' Strike: 'I Want To Get Them A Fair Contract'While the clock is ticking, there is no movement on the impasse between Pittsburgh Public Schools and the Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers.
KDKA Investigates: Pittsburgh Schools Superintendent Defends Travel ExpensesKDKA's investigation has sparked a debate about travel expenses in the Pittsburgh Public School District.
KDKA Investigates: Thousands Of Dollars Spent On Pittsburgh Public School TravelA KDKA investigation finds that in 2017, through the month of November, the Pittsburgh Public District spent $306,000 on travel expenses.
PPS Superintendent Promises Changes Following Assaults On TeachersDr. Anthony Hamlet visited Pittsburgh King Pre-K-8 Thursday morning. The visit came after two teachers were involved in run-ins with students in the past ten days.
Superintendent To Visit North Side Elementary School, Looking For Solutions To ViolenceThe Pittsburgh Public Schools superintendent is speaking out after two recent incidents of violence against teachers at an elementary school on the North Side.