New Technology Making Its Way Into The ClassroomIn the past, teachers gave lessons using chalkboards, filmstrips and overhead projectors — methods that had limited interactivity. Teachers now have multiple ways of presenting content. Students can now demonstrate their learning in ways other than pencil-and-paper tests.
Police: Reported Bensalem Playground Assault Did Not Occur, Story FabricatedBensalem Police say a woman fabricated a story that she was assaulted last week at Struble Elementary playground.
Wilmington Elementary School Evacuated Due To Outside Natural Gas LeakAn elementary school was evacuated Thursday morning after firefighters received reports of a natural gas odor.
Crews Respond To Gas Leak At Nether Providence Elementary School; Students Evacuated To Nearby Middle SchoolAccording to Police, there is a gas leak at the Nether Providence Elementary School at 410 Moore Road.
Porn, al-Qaeda Mentions Spark Debate Over School Assembly On Web Safety In Lower MerionThe attorney general's office blamed the problems on a "breakdown in communications" and said it was in discussions with the district to reschedule the Operation Safe Surf assemblies.
Splash Math AppSchool may be out, but students looking to brush up on their math skills will be hard pressed to find a better tool than Splash Math.
Graduation Parties Not Just For High School And College AnymoreBeen to a high school graduation party this year? How about eighth grade? Or fifth grade?
7-Year-Old Unknowingly Brings Gun In Backpack To West Philadelphia SchoolAuthorities say a seven-year-old boy had a loaded gun in his backpack at a West Philadelphia school on Thursday.
Philadelphia Police Searching For Suspects Who Robbed Elementary School StudentThe student was reportedly walking on the 1300 block of Girard Avenue on Jan. 22 around 7:45 a.m. when he was approached by two unknown males.
Woman Arrested For Attempted Burglary Of Camden County Elementary SchoolA 20-year-old female was arrested after she told police she broke into a Winslow Township school to look for money.
Gov. Markell Releases Statement In Response To Tragic ShootingGovernor Markell has also ordered the American and Delaware flags at state buildings and facilities also be flown at half-staff until the end of the day on December 18.
Gov. Corbett Orders Pa. Flags Lowered To Half-Staff ImmediatelyThe announcement was made on Friday evening in response to the tragic school shooting at a Connecticut elementary school that left more than 20 people dead.
Gov. Christie Reacts To Connecticut Tragedy, Orders Flags LoweredIn a video recording, Christie expresses his condolences to the families of the victims.
Back To School Prep: For Elementary, Middle & High School StudentsThe first day of school feels to children the way the first day on a job feels to parents, a bit stressful. The two best ways to prepare your children for a less stressful first day is to change as many unknown factors to known and provide positive support.
5th Grader Caught With Pellet Gun In North Philadelphia Elementary SchoolPolice were called to an elementary school in the Allegheny West section of North Philadelphia for reports of a student with a pellet gun.