In the past, teachers gave lessons using chalkboards, filmstrips and overhead projectors — methods that had limited interactivity. Teachers now have multiple ways of presenting content. Students can now demonstrate their learning in ways other than pencil-and-paper tests.
New research suggests delaying middle school might help girls remain free of body image issues until at least slightly later in life.
Middle school students returning to class next month in the Bristol Township School District in Bucks County will be using tablets to help enhance their learning experience.
The US Supreme Court says students who want to participate in extracurricular activities may be subject to random drug tests.
A Burlington Township middle school student was rushed to the hospital after collapsing during the beginning of physical education class Wednesday morning.
Two 12-year-olds are facing charges for allegedly trying to sell prescription sleep pills for $10 a piece to classmates at Riverside Township Middle School.
Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams stopped by a Northeast middle school on Monday to talk about a hot topic. He made the students “deputies” against bullying.
Officials with the Cheltenham Township School District held a meeting Monday night to update parents about options moving forward as officials work to fix a mold problem in Cedarbrook Middle School.
A six year study has concluded that random drug testing in New Jersey schools is an effective deterrent in the fight against substance abuse.
The first day of school feels to children the way the first day on a job feels to parents, a bit stressful. The two best ways to prepare your children for a less stressful first day is to change as many unknown factors to known and provide positive support.
Penns Grove Middle School is reportedly on lockdown after parents told officials they thought they had seen two students carrying guns or pellet guns to school.
Local school kids participated in an engineering competition at Drexel University.
An elderly suburban Philadelphia man is dead after police say his motorized wheelchair was struck while he crossed a busy roadway.
Delaware state education officials say a Wilmington middle school has been mistakenly listed as one of the worst in the state.
Two Pennsylvania middle school students are facing assault charges after police say they put pins or needles into cupcakes about to be eaten by their classmates.