City Controller Criticizes Charter Operators In New ReportCity Controller Alan Butkovitz has released a report critical of the management of two charter school operators on the eve of a key vote.
Pa. Native Reflects On Her First Year Teaching In AlaskaLast July, Catherine King packed her bags and left “the lower 48” for a teaching job with the Shaktoolik School District.
Philly's Schools Chief To Testify Before City Council During Budget HearingsCity Council's budget hearings continue on Tuesday with schools superintendent William Hite on the hot seat. But that seat may not be as warm as previous years.
City And Phila. School District Team Up To Make Schools GreenerIt's a five-year effort to reduce the district's environmental footprint.
Walt Hunter Receives Honorary Degree From Local UniversityWalt also addressed the Immaculata University class of 2016.
Former Temple University President Peter Liacouras Passes AwayLiacouras served as university president from 1982-2000, and was dean of the Beasley School of Law from 1972-1982.
La Salle Students Embark On Travel Study Program To CubaA KYW Newsradio employee is among the dozen students going.
North Philly Barber Puts Down Clippers To Read, Sing To ChildrenA North Philadelphia Barber Shop is encouraging literacy and building community.
Officials: Student's Alleged Bomb Comment Prompts High School LockdownOfficials say students are back in class, and the remainder of the day will go on as scheduled.
State Audit Finds Some Phila. School District Bus Drivers Had Incomplete Background ChecksAn audit of the Philadelphia School District has revealed missing textbooks, incomplete background checks and a mismanagement of student data.
Governor Wolf To Veto Teacher Layoff Bill, Spokesman SaysA spokesman says Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf plans to veto a bill that would de-emphasize seniority as a factor when public school teachers are laid off.
First Ever Group Of Students Graduate From Cooper Medical School Of Rowan U.Graduates and their families celebrated a milestone in Camden today.