While net price calculators are meant to help students figure out how much a particular college will cost, a new study reveals that many colleges' calculators distort the true cost of attendance.
It's not clear how the state would pay for such an effort, however.
It’s been 30 years since Pennsylvania last raised its starting salary for teachers, and a bipartisan group of lawmakers say it’s time for another update.A bill in the Senate would codify the proposal, first...
Just another reminder that more money doesn't always mean a better result.
During a budget hearing last month, state Sen. Ryan Aument did something you don’t often see a politician do in public: He admitted that a law he wrote wasn’t working.
Despite the known benefits of black students having black teachers, teacher license exams often stand in the way – even though they don't predict which teachers will be effective, a scholar says.
Institutions individually, and legislators collectively, must continually work to keep the costs of public and private education affordable in Pennsylvania.
Pa.’s embattled state-owned universities are facing their challenges ‘aggressively and audaciously,’ top official says
The 14 state-owned universities are dealing with their challenges, including rising tuition and declining enrollment, "aggressively and audaciously," Chancellor Dan Greenstein said Monday.
Even if wealthy parents don't resort to the kind of illegal tactics in the recent college cheating scandal revealed by the FBI, the college admission process still favors the rich, according to 3 scholars from one of the affected universities.
It's time for Pennsylvania to think big -- and to make some bold moves.