$40M Education Grant Could Be Saved By State's Ruling Teacher evaluations are at the center of billionaire Bill Gates’ effort to improve public education in America.
Peduto Asks Gates Foundation For More Time To Save School GrantMayor 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.
$40 Million Gates Grant To Pittsburgh Public Schools May Be In JeopardyFour 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 Schools Supt. Proposes Cuts To Capital SpendingPittsburgh Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Linda Lane presented her budget to the school board on Wednesday night. It includes a 75 percent cut to capital spending.