Penrose Elementary School

A ceremonial check representing a grant to Webster Elementary School is presented by Cole Hamels (far right) and Heidi Hamels (far left) to principal Shawn Wright (wearing Phillies jersey).  Photo by Mike DeNardo.

Cole Hamels Foundation Donates Another $53,000 To Schools in Philadelphia

Eight Philadelphia schools are recipients of the latest round of grants from the Hamels Foundation.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/11/2015

(Kids from Independence Charter School try out Android tablet computers.  Credit: Ian Bush)

Some Philadelphia Middle Schoolers Try Their Hands at Tablet-Based Learning

A local start-up is behind a push to lower the cost for schools to add touchscreen devices to the classroom.

05/02/2013