Philly.com Education

Swarthmore applications soar as essays shrink

published about 5 hours ago
Admissions officials at Swarthmore College suspected last year that an extra 500-word essay on its application might have fueled a 16 percent drop in applicants, ... more

Coatesville board accepts assistant superintendent's resignation

published about 9 hours ago
The Coatesville Area School District's board on Tuesday voted unanimously to accept the resignation of the district's assistant superintendent. The action came just days after ... more

Voters reject $10M plan for Sterling High improvements

published about 9 hours ago
Voters on Tuesday sunk a measure to make facility improvements at Sterling High School in Camden County that would have required increases in real estate ... more

Truebright charter fights for its future

published about 13 hours ago
Truebright Science Academy Charter School is ramping up its fight to stay open past June. The Olney school in Olney filed a petition in Commonwealth ... more

At Main Line school, a 21st Century 'snow day'

published about 15 hours ago
For most kids in the region, Tuesday's "snow day" was a perfect storm: A forecast bad enough to cancel classes, yet a dusting so mild ... more

Professor dies in campus office of Pennsylvania university

published about 21 hours ago
CALIFORNIA, Pa. (AP) - A longtime professor has been found dead in his office at a state-owned university in southwestern Pennsylvania.

The latest education news from Philly.com.

Feed Source

Last update
Wed, Jan 28 2015 10:44 GMT

Feed type
rss 2.0

Language
en-us