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East Allegheny teachers go on strike

published about 4 hours ago
MCKEEKSPORT, Pa. (AP) - Teachers in a western Pennsylvania school district will be walking the picket line rather than in the classroom following the breakdown ... more

Buyer's remorse on Common Core for policymakers?

published about 4 hours ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Millions of students will sit down at computers this year to take new tests rooted in the Common Core standards for ... more

Solebury says school founder abused a student

published about 6 hours ago
The Bucks County boarding school that publicly acknowledged its staff or faculty had sexually abused students in past decades disclosed Monday that the perpetrators include ... more

No rain on their parade but labor worries remain

published about 11 hours ago
The T-shirted battalions of union members showed up, as usual, for the annual Labor Day parade along the Delaware River waterfront.

Pa. teen's rape, murder led to campus-safety rules

published about 12 hours ago
The 1990 federal Clery Act lists 7 types of crimes that must be reported.

Some Philly university students give crime reports low grades

published about 13 hours ago
Federal guidelines on reporting campus crime make it hard to know where they're safe -- especially off-campus.