New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is set to lay out his vision for academic standards, an area where both Republicans and Democrats have internal disagreements.
Mattleman is retiring next month. She has been a tireless worker for literacy in Philadelphia and her education commentaries have aired for years on KYW Newsradio 1060.
Cameron Powell, who plays “Zazu,” said the actor must bring both human and animal qualities to the puppet’s performance.
Pa. Teacher Who Appeared To Be Drunk & Passed Out On Desk Now On Leave, Banned After Removal From Classroom
Newport School District Superintendent Ryan Neuhard says state police were asked to investigate after “the teacher appeared to be intoxicated and was in possession of alcohol.”
Westtown seniors Casey Dech, Alex Nunes, and Xan Lorimer — under the guidance of faculty advisor Steve Compton — created a mechanically-activated hand for Joy, printed using the 3-D facility at Nemours DuPont Pediatrics.
They were getting a less-than-warm reception.
Schools superintendent Paymon Rouhanifard was going door-to-door, handing out pamphlets and getting the word out.
Master welder Joe Williams spent decades in construction. Eventually he decided he it was time to do something more.
By a 3-1 margin, voters approved abolishing the state-run School Reform Commission, but it’s non-binding.
Mayor Michael Nutter says a new city website will show taxpayers precisely how they would be affected under his plan to fund Philadelphia schools.
Perry told Dom Giordano on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT her hard beginnings are what gave her the resolve to complete her education.
“Beyond School Walls” is different from most Big Brothers-Big Sister programs because it works with highschool-aged students instead of young kids.
The New Jersey native premiered a new song, “Reunion,” which he said was a gift to the graduates. It began, “This isn’t how the story ends, my friends, it’s just a fork along the road.”
“Students at Museums in Philly” is launching a new program geared toward getting teens excited about the arts around the city.
Philadelphia’s high school graduation rate has shown gains, but it falls well short of Mayor Michael Nutter’s goal. That’s the finding of a report released Wednesday.
The Black History Showcase aims to promote awareness, knowledge and understanding of Black history, while enhancing pride and dignity among those who indentify with the culture.