'Providing Access To Computers To Marginalized Students Is A Game Changer', PPS Supt. Says As District Works To Get Technology To StudentsThe 23,000 students in Pittsburgh Public Schools are all doing remote learning for the first time this week, but about half of them don’t have access to a computer at home.
KDKA Investigates: Investigation Into PPS Supt. Anthony Hamlet's Unauthorized Cuba Trip Cost Over $100KThe Pittsburgh Public Schools board ordered an independent investigation into Superintendent Anthony Hamlet's unauthorized trip to Cuba.
Pittsburgh Public Schools Uses Twitter To Field Questions And Suggestions On How To Improve DistrictIf you ever wonder why the Pittsburgh Public School District makes the decisions it does, now's your chance to offer feedback.
'They Have A Lot Of Hard Work To Do': Mayor Bill Peduto Criticizes Needless Spending From Pittsburgh Public SchoolsA war of words between Mayor Bill Peduto and the Pittsburgh Public Schools is intensifying after the mayor said the district needs to take responsibility for its spending.
Controller Michael Lamb Questions Proposed Property Tax Increase By Pittsburgh Public Schools Amid Expensive Travel BudgetPittsburgh Public Schools Superintendent Anthony Hamlet is defending the travel budget of his district.
KDKA Exclusive: Pa. Auditor General Blasts Pittsburgh Public Schools For Proposed Tax Increase Despite High Travel CostsPennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said the Pittsburgh Public Schools' travel has spiraled out of control under Superintendent Anthony Hamlet.
'We're Going To Have A Hard Time Keeping Families In The City': Pittsburgh Public School Board President Says Taxpayers Won't Support Property Tax IncreaseThe president of the Pittsburgh Public School Board says taxpayers won't stand for a property tax increase.
KDKA Exclusive: Pittsburgh School Board Reprimands Supt. Anthony Hamlet Over Unauthorized Cuba TripPittsburgh Public Schools Superintendent Anthony Hamlet has been reprimanded by the board for an unauthorized trip to Cuba.
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.
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.