High school graduation rates are lower in many New Jersey school districts because of a switch in the way the state computes dropouts, according to state education officials.
Students, parents and alumni gathered for a rally in South Philadelphia’s Pennsport neighborhood Thursday night in support of two Catholic schools set to close.
Both sides will be back before a federal judge today as the Chester Upland School District seeks a court order for more state funding to stave off a financial crisis.
There were streaming tears, shouts and cheers as the ladies of Saint Hubert’s let out their frustration via Monday morning’s rally on the front steps of their high school.
Philadelphia’s former CEO of the Philadelphia School District has a new job. Paul Vallas is taking over the reins in Bridgeport, Connecticut.
State lawmakers are wading into the issue of updating Pennsylvania’s system of evaluating teacher performance.
A long-awaited plan to close or consolidate under-used Philadelphia school buildings is being unveiled this week.
Blue-collar workers at Philadelphia schools are continuing their protest against hundreds of planned layoffs.
Back-and-forth negotiations and no agreement has shut the doors of Philadelphia-area Catholic high schools indefinitely on Wednesday.
Negotiations resume Thursday afternoon between striking high school teachers and the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.
For the first time in nine years, Pennsylvania has a finished budget in place as the new fiscal year dawns. But it went right down to the wire last night.
It’s not even summer yet, and we’re already facing our second heat wave of the year. It’s causing some headaches for some school districts.
Galloway Township schools are considering a change in their homework policy to include a ban on issuing homework over the weekends and on holidays.
Watch the entire St. Patrick’s Day Parade in segments.
New Jersey education officials have released the results of annual standardized tests and they suggest there’s a lot of work to be done to make sure every student in the Garden State gets an equal opportunity to succeed.