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Wolf visits Philly schools, touts education spending

published about 2 hours ago
Touring a North Philadelphia elementary school Friday, Gov. Wolf pushed again for a Pennsylvania budget that pumps millions of new money into city schools.

School blocks speech by valedictorian declaring he is gay

published about 4 hours ago
LONGMONT, Colo. (AP) - A Colorado charter school refused to let a class valedictorian deliver a graduation speech in which he planned to come out ... more

Stockton shows concern over Showboat deal on enrollment

published about 6 hours ago
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - Here's another sign of how concerned Stockton University is about its unsuccessful effort to convert a former casino into a ... more

Some hoping Christie won't abandon Common Core entirely

published about 8 hours ago
Supporters of the nationwide school standards are hoping that New Jersey only tweaks the standards rather than replaces them.

Christie disavows Common Core, eyes developing N.J. standards

published about 19 hours ago
Gov. Christie on Thursday disavowed the controversial Common Core education standards he once supported and directed his education commissioner to consider developing New Jersey-specific goals.

Report: Philly per-pupil spending below 2007 level

published about 20 hours ago
A new report commissioned by the district shows pension and health care costs have skyrocketed, consuming much of the budget.