Dr. Taliba Foster explains how her education helped her forge a career in helping children.
A labor controversy is developing at a Jewish day school in the suburbs.
“The most valuable educational decision I made was to obtain a Ph.D.,” says Dr. Victoria Rich of the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center.
One teacher in Philly offers tips for keeping lesson plans fresh and new waves of students engaged.
One local manager explains how narrowing his educational focus allowed him to carve out a career specialty.
On expert believes that pursuing education beyond an undergraduate degree can offer the ability to zone in on a speciality within a chosen field.
Penn State alum Cali Estes coaches those with addictions through to reach recovery using the education she learned in school.
Basil Beck, a criminal law attorney in the Philadelphia area, says being comfortable dealing with criminals is critical to a having a successful career in criminal justice.
Philadelphia has many great health care organizations so there is a lot of opportunity for career growth as well as professional development.
Teaching takes a special breed of person, one who is patient and selfless. Tim Lightman, head of school at The Shipley School in Bryn Mawr, believes in nurturing the varied relationships that encompass the school community.
The Pennsylvania Senate has passed a bill designed to give schools more flexibility in making up snow days from this brutal winter, but it’s unclear whether it will get action in the state House.
Most people look back on their school days with some fondness, but there’s one part of school that probably doesn’t make anyone feel nostalgic: homework.
The Pennsylvania Senate this week is expected to vote on a bill to give relief to school districts struggling to make up school days lost to ice and snow, but House leaders say legislation may not be necessary.
The report by the group Advocates for Children of New Jersey says child care providers know what quality is – they just can’t afford it.
The $34.4 billion state budget New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie proposed Tuesday makes a required $2.25 billion payment to the public worker pension fund without raising taxes but leaves virtually nothing left over to fund major new programs or initiatives.