Kidsburgh: School In The Time Of COVID-19Pittsburgh Today Live's Heather and David talk with Kidsburgh Ambassador Yu-Ling Behr about some tips for kids doing online schooling.
Some Parents Turning To Alternative Learning Options For Fall, Studio In Mars Opening As Mini-SchoolAs the new school year quickly approaches, parents are turning to alternate learning options to help themselves and their children this fall.
'See Beyond That Guilt': Counselor Advises Parents To Focus On Positives When Conflicted Over Sending Kids Back To SchoolA growing number of districts are leaving it up to the parents to decide what combination of schooling in the time of COVID-19 to choose for their child.
'Pretty Thorough': Butler Area School District Becomes One Of The 1st To File Reopening Plan With The StateParents across the region are waiting to hear what a typical school day will look like for their children when they return to class in the fall.
Kidsburgh: Several Groups Offering Summer Educational Opportunities After Coronavirus Forces Students Out Of ClassroomsMany people expected that the change to remote learning because of the coronavirus pandemic would be sub-par, but preliminary numbers are showing that learning declined dramatically.
Elementary School Opens Meditation Room To 'Replace Behaviors'"It's not punishing students; it's helping them to replace behaviors they don't want to have as a response to certain situations."
South Carolina Schools End Snow Days, Will Have Students Learn OnlineIt may be the middle of summer, but one South Carolina school district is already planning to eliminate their student's snow days.
Graduating Pa. 8th Graders Get Ballistic Shields For BackpacksGraduating eighth graders have received a parting gift from their Pennsylvania school: ballistic shields for their backpacks.
Kidsburgh: How The Pittsburgh Region Is Remaking LearningDid you ever think about the way high school is taught? It hasn't changed in a century, while so much is changing all around us.
School Security Officer Arrested For Using Stun Gun On StudentA Missouri school security officer has been arrested after allegedly using a stun gun on a 14-year-old student.
5-Year-Old Claims Teachers Taped Mouth Shut, Threw Out LunchA Michigan family is demanding answers after their five-year-old son claims two teachers repeatedly taped his mouth shut and threw out his lunch at school.
Teen Faces Charges Over Alleged Racist Video Of Black Teen Eating Chicken WingsThe student recorded a high school student eating chicken wings and, in narrating the piece, used a slur and made references to "being broke and on welfare."
Consumer Reports: Peanut Butter Alternatives For School LunchesPeanut butter and jelly sandwiches are a favorite of kids everywhere, but there are a lot of other nut butters on the market today and most can be safely brought into a peanut-free school
Overcooked Hamburger At Pa. School Causes Social Media BuzzA Pennsylvania school district superintendent is defending his food service staff over a photo of an overcooked school cafeteria hamburger that was posted online.
Police: Teen Didn't Want To Go To School, Kills GrandmotherA 14-year-old boy Pennsylvania has been charged with fatally shooting his grandmother during an argument over school.