School Safety Task Force Has Recommendations, But Not Much Cash To Help Districts Implement ThemThe shooting at a Florida high school last school year prompted Pa. officials to create a school safety task force that traveled the state to listen to concerns; KDKA's Jon Delano reports.
Upper St. Clair School Board Votes To Approve Armed OfficersThe Upper St. Clair School Board has voted to arm school police officers in each of the district's six schools; KDKA's Ralph Iannotti reports.
Back-To-School: Best Of The Batch Foundation Giving Out BackpacksThe Best of the Batch Foundation is giving out hundreds of backpacks to local kids as part of back-to-school time!
WVU President Issues Letter After Several Fraternities DisassociateSeveral fraternities have disassociated from West Virginia University and the school's president has sent a letter to students' parents about Greek life; KDKA's Jon Delano reports.
Woodland Hills School District Hires SuperintendentThe Woodland Hills School Board has hired a new district superintendent.
Experts Offer Advice For Teaching Kids About Students With AutismWith back to school just around the corner, this is a good time to start talking to your kids about appropriate ways to interact with students who are on the spectrum; KDKA's Rick Dayton reports.
Pittsburgh-Area Teen Wins Prestigious Gates ScholarshipA local teen is the recipient of the prestigious Gates Scholarship, provided by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation; KDKA's Lisa Washington reports.
Woodland Hills School District Introduces 2 Superintendent CandidatesTwo candidates for superintendent of the Woodland Hills School District were introduced to the public; KDKA's Kym Gable reports.
Reporter Update: Woodland Hills School District Introduces 2 Superintendent CandidatesKDKA's Kym Gable has more from the Woodland Hills School District where a meeting was being held to introduce to candidates to fill the superintendent's job.
Big Move For Big Bird: Sesame Street Moving Into ClassroomsThe Sesame Street company is taking its beloved, critically acclaimed brand of educational television into the highly profitable world of classroom curriculum.
Kidsburgh: Hydroponic Lab Teaching Students To Grow and GiveA unique farm at a Trinity High School is winning awards for growing and giving; KDKA's Kristine Sorensen reports.
Lego Exhibit Opens At Carnegie Science CenterRepresentatives from Carnegie Science Center stop by to talk more about the new Lego exhibit at the PPG Science Pavilion.
City's Free Summer Meal Program Kicks Off With Help From Steelers' Cam HeywardSchool is out, and while that's a happy time for most kids, it can be tough for children who rely on free school lunches; KDKA's Julie Grant reports.
South Butler SD Teachers Approve New ContractTeachers in the South Butler School District have approved a new contract with the district.
Kidsburgh: School For Children With High-Functioning AutismMany students with high-functioning autism start out at traditional schools, but often times, it doesn't work out and they drop out; KDKA's Kristine Sorensen reports.
State Officials Wrap School Safety Meetings, Say There's No Simple SolutionThe Pennsylvania School Safety Task Force on Tuesday wrapped up its sixth and final meeting on how to improve school safety; KDKA's Julie Grant reports.
Pittsburgh Federation Of Teachers President, Vice President Arrested At RallyThe Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers president and vice president were both arrested and cited at a rally in Harrisburg on Monday.
Gov. Wolf Planning To Sign Mandated Student Civics Knowledge TestGov. Tom Wolf plans to sign a new law requiring Pennsylvania students to take a test of civics knowledge, although they don't need it to graduate.
Kidsburgh: Prevent Summer Learning LossSchool is letting out for kids everywhere, and while summer vacation is fun, summer learning loss is a real problem; KDKA's Kristine Sorensen reports.
Propel School Parents Upset Over Controversial Science Class LessonParents are upset over what they say is being taught in a seventh grade science class at Propel Charter School’s Hazelwood location; KDKA's Lynne Hayes-Freeland reports.
Hundreds Of Young Scientists Compete In Science & Engineering FairFrom all over the world, 1,800 young scientists have come to the David L. Lawrence Convention Center to compete in the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair; KDKA's Dr. Maria Simbra reports.
Kidsburgh: Remake Learning DaysRemake Learning Days starts Thursday and continues for nine days filled with hundreds of free and low-cost events all around our region; KDKA's Kristine Sorensen reports.
North Hills School District Moves Forward With Plan To Arm Security OfficersThe North Hills School District passed a resolution Thursday to move forward with a plan for armed security officers in its schools; KDKA's David Highfield reports.
Reporter Update: North Hills School District Debates Armed GuardsKDKA's David Highfield has more on the North Hills School District's debate on having armed security guards.