Education

Study Explores How Black Men Find Success In CollegeFor black students — especially men — at many mainstream colleges, racial slights and other negative interactions can push them to transfer or even drop out. A new study in the Harvard Educational Review is highlighting how some black male college students are overcoming those challenges.
Providing Pre-K For Every Philadelphia Child No Easy MatterThe Commission, created by voters in May, estimates 14,000 3-5-year-olds are already in a quality pre-school, but another 16,000 would need to be enrolled to achieve universal Pre-K.
Authorities Investigating Alleged Hazing Incidents At Chester County High SchoolSources tell CBS 3 that Chester County detectives and local police are investigating alleged hazing incidents involving primarily football players at Conestoga High School.
The Silver Lining To Cosby's Sex Assault CaseThe chaos over the Cosby case is headline news and all that attention is apparently helping victims of sexual abuse to reach out.
Gov. Wolf Previews Part Of His Budget For Next Year During Phila. VisitHe says he's planning next year's budget knowing the current year's is more than seven months late.
Study: Earth Is Actually Two PlanetsAccording to a new study, planet Earth is not just one planet. It is actually two planets.
Officials With Phila. Archdiocesean Schools Take Steps To Grow EnrollmentThe new agreement runs until 2022.
Pennsylvania's High School Graduation Tests Put On HoldGovernor Tom Wolf signed legislation putting a temporary hold on the use of the controversial graduation exams.
Temple Men's Basketball Game Will Be Broadcast In MandarinTonight, the Temple men's basketball team will host Tulsa and for the first time, the game will be broadcast in Mandarin.
'One Book, One Philadelphia' Events Kick OffFor the last 14 years, the program has encouraged literacy throughout the city by picking one book for people to read over a six-week span, and then having them discuss it.
Police Search For Man Accused Of Exposing Himself On Penn's CampusThe Philadelphia Police Department’s Special Victims Unit is investigating a report of indecent exposure on University of Pennsylvania's campus.
Dozens Of Temple Students Escorted Out Of Stadium MeetingOfficials at Temple University are exploring the idea of building a football stadium on campus, but some Temple students have some issues with that.

More From CBS Philly

Sign Up Now!
Taz Goes Big!

Listen Live