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Central Bucks West To Replace Head Football Coach Following Investigation Into Hazing Allegations

The suspension of the assistant football coaches has been lifted, but their fates will not be determined until after a new head coach is selected.

11/18/2014

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High School Top 10: St. Joe’s Prep On Target Again

St. Joseph’s Prep faces La Salle for the Catholic League Class AAAA title on Friday night at Northeast High School.

11/14/2014

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Sayreville High School Football Players Won’t Be Charged As Adults

Middlesex County prosecutor Andrew Carey said Monday family court is the appropriate venue for the cases.

11/10/2014

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Students’ Character Counts As A Predictor Of Success

A new study from the Brookings Institution shows that character skills that improve performance can mean more to success than academic skills.

11/10/2014

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Police Investigate Attack On Substitute Teacher At Phila. High School

Police are investigating an attack on a substitute teacher at a high school in Southwest Philadelphia.

11/07/2014

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New Jersey Scores Down Slightly On State Tests

New Jersey education officials say student passage rates dropped slightly on standardized tests last year.

11/06/2014

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Radnor High School Student Arrested In Connection With Alleged Threats

Authorities say a 17-year-old girl from Delaware County has been arrested for having a notebook full of alleged threats against her classmates and a teacher at Radnor High School.

11/03/2014

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Pennsylvania Dean’s Alibi To Teen Sex Allegations: Funeral

A Pennsylvania high school dean accused of having sex with a 16-year-old student a decade ago says he was at a funeral when the relationship allegedly began.

10/23/2014

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Is Competency-Based Learning The Future Of Education?

The traditional approach to formal education ties students to classrooms. Competency-based education programs grant credentials based on what a student knows.

10/13/2014

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Coach, Players Suspended After Autistic Teammate Allegedly Duct Taped To Soccer Goal

A Pennsylvania high school soccer coach and two players have been suspended for at least five days after an autistic teammate told police the two teens duct-taped him to a goalpost.

10/08/2014

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Vinny Papale: Like Father Like Son

Vince Papale’s son Vinny, is a 6-foot-1, 190-pound senior receiver/defensive back, and one of South Jersey’s best players.

10/07/2014

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New Jersey Announces High School Grad Exam Plan

New Jersey education officials say the state will start using a new test as an option for high school students to graduates starting in 2016.

10/02/2014

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‘Youth CareerConnect’ Grants Fund STEM Focused Programs

CareerConnect is a $107 million competition to redesign American education. The competition encourages local school districts and post-secondary institutions to develop STEM-focused programs that will graduate students with work-ready skills and knowledge.

09/29/2014

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Top STEM High Schools In The Country & How They Are Making A Difference

With their rigorous curricula, highly trained teachers and multiple resources, these schools produce better results than traditional high schools in graduating students with STEM skills.

09/15/2014

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Researchers Find Teens Who Smoke Marijuana Every Day Less Likely To Finish High School

The users are also seven times more likely to attempt suicide and eight times more likely to use other illegal drugs.

09/10/2014

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