Philadelphia School Teachers Prepping For Monday's First Day For StudentsTeachers in Philadelphia's cash-strapped public schools are already back at work, getting ready.
Masterman Student To Be Charged With Making Threats Towards School AdministratorPhiladelphia Police say a male student at the Masterman High School in Spring Garden is expected to be criminally charged for allegedly posting a threat to a school administrator online.
Philadelphia School District Financial Crisis Leaves Many Lives In LimboMany of the 4,000 laid-off Philadelphia school employees are living in limbo, waiting to see whether the district can scrape-together enough money to hire them back.
Scholarship Encourages Students To Pursue Careers In Applied MathThis weekend, a competition is underway among high schools across the country, including some from Philadelphia on how to use math to solve everyday challenges. This year's challenge: using math to address recycling issues.
Youth Poet Laureates Introduced In PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia is one of the few cities with a poet laureate and now it's entered an even smaller group, cities with youth poet laureates.
Philadelphia Law Firm 'Adopts' Masterman High SchoolA Philadelphia law firm has "adopted" a local school, providing mentoring and cash.
Local Students Honored For Documentary Three Masterman high school students have been honored with a state citation for their award winning film on local African-American history.
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