Delaware State And Local Officials Sued Over Education FundingCivil rights groups are suing state and local officials, claiming Delaware is failing students from low-income families, students with disabilities and students who are learning English.
Chris Stigall Talks To Erica Clemens From Americans For ProsperityChris Stigall talked with Erica Clemens from Americans For Prosperity about the tax burden faced by residents in New Jersey.
Pilot Program To Help Low-Income Students Strive For And Stay In CollegeCollege-readiness, career counseling, student aid and financial literacy will be the focus of the pilot programs funded by the Department of Education.
Pa. Lawmakers, Education Department Spar Over 180 Day RuleAs snow days pile up, the spokesman for a top Pennsylvania lawmaker says there may not be enough time to pass legislation to waive the 180 day school requirement for this year.
Accredited CollegesHow do you know if a particular college is legitimate?
Heavy Hitters For Music EducationBernie Williams, four-time World Series Champion, has become an ambassador for music education. Now a jazz guitarist, Williams, who learned to play at a performing arts magnet school, is on Capitol Hill lobbying for support and funding.
School Employees Suspended In Wake Of New Jersey Cheating ScandalCBS New York is reporting that numerous school officials and teachers have been suspended from a northern New Jersey school district after state investigators said they helped or encouraged students to cheat on standardized.
A 20-Something Advisor For Higher EducationZakiya Smith, 27, is now a senior White House advisor on higher education
Hundreds Of Chester Upland School District Employees Face 'Payless' PaydayNo ruling from a Philadelphia federal judge on a lawsuit filed by the Chester Upland School District that seeks to force Pennsylvania education officials to advance them subsidy payments so they can make payroll next week.
Gauging Student LearningMultiple choice or short answer tests are narrow and can’t measure how well students can formulate their own ideas, approach a problem, write effectively, collaborate and think critically.
Safe Schools Advocate Bill Sails Through Pa. HouseA bill that would re-establish the office of Safe Schools Advocate within the Philadelphia School District has sailed through the state House and now heads to the State Senate.
Pennsylvania Homeowners Can Look Forward To Property Tax Relief From GamingPennsylvania homeowners, on average, can expect about the same amount of property relief from gaming as they have over the past few years.