Wolf Signs Bill Eliminating Keystone Exams For Career, Tech StudentsThe bill signed by Governor Wolf will eliminate Keystone Exams as a graduation requirement for CTE student, students in career and technology education.
Valedictorian Who Had Microphone Cut Off During Speech Appears On Kimmel ShowKimmel invited Peter Butera on the show to finish his graduation speech.
School District Shelves Plan Doing Away With Split GradesSuperintendent William Hite says with limited resources, the district decided during negotiations to put that plan on the shelf.
Camden High School Hosts Final GraduationThe last graduates to complete their schooling at “Castle on the Hill” received their diplomas on Tuesday.
Valedictorian Has Microphone Cut Off During Graduation Speech After Criticizing School AdministrationPeter Butera, the school's class president, had his microphone cut when he talked about school officials’ alleged “authoritative attitude.”
Philly Public School Teachers Vote To Approve Tentative Contract AgreementPhiladelphia Federation of Teachers president Jerry Jordan made the announcement Monday night after the rank-and file met at the Liacouras Center.
Krispy Kreme Giving Teachers Free Coffee For Two MonthsKrispy Kreme Doughnuts says they are giving out free coffee to teachers for the next two months.
Area Schools Make It On 'Safest Colleges' ListSeveral area schools in the Tri-state area are on a new list of the Safest Colleges in America for 2017.
Philadelphia Public Schools To Close Early Tuesday Due To 'Excessive Heat'The Philadelphia School District tweeted Monday that all public schools will be closing at noon on Tuesday.
Study: Playing Video Games Improves Performance Of Students"My research is perhaps what every parent may or, in the case of some, may not like to hear," Barr told the university's news publication.
Harvard Rescinds Offers To 10 Incoming Freshmen Over Hateful MemesHarvard University has withdrawn acceptance offers to at least 10 incoming freshmen after school administrators discovered the students were sharing explicit memes via a Facebook chat group, according to The Harvard Crimson student newspaper.
Philly Principal Attacked With Brick During After School BrawlA Philadelphia school principal continues to recover after police say he was attacked by a student when a fight broke out.