Zeoli Show Log 09.25.15Rich discussed the Pope shutdown, Boehner's resignation, and security for the Pope. He also discussed local stores raising prices during the Pope's visit, Donald Trump and Marco Rubio's feud and a school district banning tag at public schools. Rich spoke with Dr. Mazz at 4pm for Ask the Doctor and Christine Flowers at 5:30pm regarding her latest article, Pope Speaks to Heart.
State Education Website Posts Salary Info For Pa. TeachersThe state Department of Education posted the financial data Wednesday to its School Performance Profile website.
Corbett, Wolf Joust Over Taxes, Finances In DebateCorbett cast himself as the candidate who will resist increasing government spending and repeatedly questioned where Wolf would find the money to raise the state's share of public school spending to 50 percent, plus meet other priorities. For his part, Wolf sought to frame Corbett as failing to capably steer the state's economy and government finances, while he cut critical funding for public schools.
Parents Don't Have Legal Right To Choose Kids' TeachersWhat rights do helicopter parents have to choose classes in their kid's best interest? Not as much as they'd like.
E-Learning Offers Alternative To Snow DaysIn Ohio, teachers of students off for a snow day must post their lessons online and require the work be completed during the next day to meet minimum hours.
AMA Weighs In On Childhood Obesity Last week the American Medical Association put its weight behind requiring yearly instruction aimed at preventing obesity for public school children and teens.
High School, Only ShorterIn an increasing trend, Minnesota, Utah, South Dakota, and Idaho give scholarships as an incentive to accelerate high school diplomas, cutting public school costs; twenty-four other states allow various ways to finish early.