Some Philadelphia Middle Schoolers Try Their Hands at Tablet-Based LearningA local start-up is behind a push to lower the cost for schools to add touchscreen devices to the classroom.
A West Phila. Charter School Gets Salad Bar And a Preview of an HBO SpecialMayor Nutter helped inaugurate the new salad bar at the Global Leadership Academy, the result of a grant to promote the HBO documentary "The Weight of the Nation," premiering May 14th.
Volunteers Help Students Of School Destroyed By FireStudents from Tacony Academy and First Philadelphia Charter School in Northeast Philadelphia spent their afternoon putting together gift baskets for students of the Global Leadership Academy, whose West Philadelphia School was destroyed by fire on January 9th.
Students Displaced After Fire Consumes West Philly Charter SchoolClasses at Global Leadership Academy in West Philadelphia are suspended until January 18th due to a massive fire that ripped through the Warren Street building Sunday morning.