Pittsburgh Public Schools Seeing Poor Results In Students Reading Testing ResultsThe percentage of students scoring below basic reading levels jumped a significant amount in the last year.
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.
KDKA Investigates Gets Action: Auditor General Report Calls Superintendent Hamlet's Travel 'Inexcusable'After KDKA exposed the now-infamous Cuba trip and detailed dozens of other out-of-state and out-of-the-country trips taken by Pittsburgh Public Schools Superintendent Anthony Hamlet during his brief tenure, the state auditor general initiated an inquiry of his own.
Students Head Back To Class, Bus Schedule Changes For Pittsburgh Public SchoolsSchool is officially back in session for many districts across western Pennsylvania.
Pittsburgh Public Schools School Board Finalizes Principal Appointments For 2019-2020The Pittsburgh Public School District has appointed two new principals for the upcoming school year.
KDKA Sources: Board Report Finds Superintendent Hamlet's Cuba Trip Violates PolicyFor four hours last night, the Pittsburgh School Board heard findings behind closed doors about an investigation into Superintendent Anthony Hamlet.
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 Public Schools Making Changes To Bus RoutesIn order to address a shortage of drivers, Pittsburgh Public Schools are implementing new bus routes for the 2019-20 school year.
KDKA Investigates: Pittsburgh Superintendent Anthony Hamlet Is Paid Consultant To Business That Hosts VendorsA KDKA investigation has revealed new details about a side job for the superintendent of the Pittsburgh Public Schools.
Pittsburgh Public Schools Missed Millions In State Funding Toward Busing Costs, Audit ShowsAn audit of Pittsburgh Public Schools' transportation services shows the district missed out on nearly $2 million in state reimbursements because of poor record-keeping and no-bid contracts.
Who Is Terror Suspect Mustafa Alowemer? What We’ve Learned So FarA man, originally from Syria, is facing terrorism-related charges after police say he was planning to attack a church on Pittsburgh’s North Side.
'Do Your Job:' Pittsburgh Public Administrators Face Criticism Over School PerformanceThe hallways of University Prep are lined with pennants and banners of colleges and universities -- but the promise of a college education has gone mostly unfulfilled.
Kidsburgh: Tech Tool Developed At CMU Now Being Used In All Pittsburgh Public SchoolA tech tool developed in Carnegie Mellon University's Create Lab is now being used in all Pittsburgh Public Schools' preschools.
Parents Express Concern Over Proposal To Have Middle Schoolers Take Public TransitMany parents are up in arms over a proposal to have middle school students at two city schools take public transportation instead of yellow school buses.
Timeline: Everything We've Learned From The Superintendent Anthony Hamlet InvestigationThe Pittsburgh School Board has been demanding answers from Superintendent Anthony Hamlet since May.