The county court has seven days to hold a hearing on the petition, and then 10 days to file a decision on receivership, the Department of Education said in a press release.
The Legislature should support the governor’s proposal to update the compulsory age requirements to better serve our students, families and communities.
Timothy Heffernan is the gifted support teacher at Franklin Area High School in Venango County, a rural part of northwest Pennsylvania.Each year, he lets his students tell him what they're interested in and designs...
“I’ve learned to say, ‘what else can go wrong?’” John DiSanto said. “The last thing I thought we would have is a strike, and now there’s a strike... I think a lot can continue to go wrong.”
Raising the school-leaving age from 17 to 18 will help students earn more — and reach their goals.
Saying that their district is “in the midst of a crisis” and unable to provide satisfactory working conditions to its employees, teachers in Harrisburg’s public school system are planning a one-day strike on Friday.
The fight to secure more funding for high-quality early education in Pennsylvania has a new ally: the state’s kindergarten teachers.A survey by the Pennsylvania State Education Association found nearly unanimous support for publicly...
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 have the right to demand better -- and we should and must.
The lawmakers say the bills could help stop future acts of violence before they happen.