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The SAT’s new ‘adversity score’ is a poor fix for a problematic test |...

The College Board is adding a new 'adversity score' to the SAT to take students' socioeconomic backgrounds into account. Will the move correct long-standing disparities in the college entrance exam?

‘We need to stop it before it happens:’ Bipartisan House coalition rolls out new...

The lawmakers say the bills could help stop future acts of violence before they happen.

House passes $100 million expansion of private school scholarship tax credit

The House voted Tuesday to nearly double the size of a state tax credit for individuals and businesses that donate money for private school scholarships.

Armed school officers and security will get additional training under Senate bill

The devil is in the details, as a state Senate committee hearing demonstrated Tuesday.

Pa’s community college students have enough on their plates. They shouldn’t have to worry...

Food insecurity is a growing concern since it can impact students’ academic performance and completion.

At Capitol rally, educators call for charter school funding reform, better oversight

Some 200 educators gathered in the state Capitol rotunda Monday to call for changes in the way the state pays for the taxpayer-funded institutions.
Harrisburg School Board director Carrie Fowler collects signatures for nomination petitions at Harrisburg's Broad Street Market in March. Seven candidates petitioned to challenge five incumbents, all Democrats, in the May 21 primary. Photo source: Citizens to elect Jayne Buchwach to School Board.

Should the state take control of the Harrisburg School District, or should democracy run...

Lawmakers are urging state Education Secretary Pedro Rivera to petition Commonwealth Court to take control of the struggling district.

This is the crisis in higher education in Pennsylvania | Fletcher McClellan

By Fletcher McClellanMay 1 is approaching – the deadline date for students to send deposits to the college of their choice. For students and their families, it is a time of pride and optimism.For...