Each Lindback award comes with a $20,000 stipend to be spent on the school.
The tests are the primary way the state evaluates school performance. Some parents say it prevents teachers from doing their jobs effectively.
Our longtime colleague and friend Tony Hanson is retiring today, ending a storied, 37-year career at KYW Newsradio. Listen to our on-air tribute to this legendary reporter.
Some students at a Philadelphia high school have new Kindle Fires, which came from an untraditional source.
The statue should be finished by the end of this month, but it’ll be a while before it’s seen in public.
“I’m drinking water today,” she said at a candidates’ forum in Old City, “something I almost never do.”
It’s Opening Day for the Phillies 2015 season, and fans at Citizens Bank Park are ready for the renewal and tradition that a new season brings.
About 50 local college students learned a lesson outside the classroom that might be more valuable than anything they learn inside.
The two-year, $1.5 million grant gives each of the ten schools 30 iPads so that students in kindergarten, first and second grades can access e-books from the Free Library.
The questions, from Central’s Class 274, covered a wide variety of issues.
Starting with this Friday’s exhibition game, all fans at all gates at Citizens Bank Park will have to walk through airport-style metal detectors.
A South Philadelphia magnet school is singing for joy after winning a cash prize from the people who hand out the Grammy awards.
Right now, the district’s $2.9-billion preliminary budget for next year is short, according to CFO Matt Stanski.
The main lobby at Fox Chase Elementary School smelled like a farm today. And for good reason.
The report says labor costs at this year’s Philadelphia Auto Show were down 20 percent.