Local business leaders are busy asking for private donations so they can send students to see the movie “Selma” for free.
Up to two dozen Delaware high school students will spend a part of their summer studying in China, thanks to an agreement between the state and a major Chinese auto parts manufacturer.
The White House on Thursday announced a proposal that President Barack Obama said would make community college “free for everybody who is willing to work for it.” But administration officials provided no details about the program’s costs or where the money would come to pay for it.
A new program is raising the bar on how local students are tutored.
More than 100 student demonstrators staged a march and “die-in” in downtown Bryn Mawr Monday night.
A new survey by the Afterschool Alliance chronicles how children spend the hours between 3 and 6pm – when they are largely unsupervised.
Ten thousand letters from Catholic school students in the Archdiocese are being sent to the Pope – filled with heart-felt appeals – to visit Philadelphia next September.
So what exactly happened here? Eyewitness News asked ACT officials.
Police say the initial incident began around 7 a.m. this morning when staff broke up a fight in the A Cafeteria. When police responded, another brawl broke out in the C and D hallways of the school.
“This is our roots, this is where it all started. This is what the song Motownphilly was all about,” Shawn Stockman said.
Two Penn State students have been ordered to spend two years on probation after pleading guilty to spray-painting swastikas and other symbols near a Jewish fraternity last year.
Chickie’s and Pete’s is holding a month-long fundraiser in an effort to help students in the Philadelphia schools.
Education Department spokesman David Saenz stressed the state used a new reporting method that accounted for some of the increase, but said some could be attributed to Superstorm Sandy.
The US is poised to begin a new era; the overall number of Latino, African-American and Asian students in public schools is expected to surpass the number of non-Hispanic whites.
More than 2,000 community members gathered to remember three Council Rock South sophomores.