Fayette Co. School District Mandates Elementary Students Must Bring Clear BackpacksA Fayette County school district is telling students that they can only bring clear backpacks to school.
'The Shape Is A J Is For Jesus': Principal Bans Candy Canes, Christmas-Related Items From ClassroomsAn elementary school principal in Omaha, Nebraska is on administrative leave after asking teachers to not celebrate Christmas in classrooms.
Mold Cancels School Friday At Kerr Elementary SchoolStudents at the Kerr Elementary School will have the day off on Friday after officials say they discovered mold.
Wilmerding Woman Accused Of Kidnapping Son From SchoolA woman is behind bars, accused of kidnapping her own 8 year old son from an East Allegheny elementary school.
Local Principal Becomes Student For A DayAt Eden Hall Upper Elementary School in Richland Township, the newest student is also the oldest.
New Technology Making Its Way Into The ClassroomIn the past, teachers gave lessons using chalkboards, filmstrips and overhead projectors — methods that had limited interactivity. Teachers now have multiple ways of presenting content. Students can now demonstrate their learning in ways other than pencil-and-paper tests.
2 Elementary Students Face Discipline For Toy GunsTwo Pittsburgh elementary school students face discipline after one student shot another with a toy gun that fires plastic pellets, and another student was also found to have a similar gun.
Blankets Created To Protect Children During Shootings, From Tornado DebrisAn Oklahoma company has created a protective blanket that developers say could give children a better chance of surviving debris from a tornado - or bullets from a 9 mm handgun.
Elementary School Makes "Lip Dub" Of "Happy"After a bunch of local high schools made "lip dub" videos of students and staff singing "Happy" by Pharrell Williams, a local elementary school decided to join in the fun.
Wrestler Encourages Children To Take Down Bullying A wrestling performer may seem to be an unlikely choice to speak out against bullying.
Back To School Prep: For Elementary, Middle & High School StudentsThe first day of school feels to children the way the first day on a job feels to parents, a bit stressful. The two best ways to prepare your children for a less stressful first day is to change as many unknown factors to known and provide positive support.
A Pittsburgh Ghost StoryJust in time for Halloween, NewsRadio 1020 KDKA's Mike Pintek talks with Brian Johnson, founder of Family Paranormal Solutions and the subject of an upcoming episode of Biography Channel's My Ghost Story