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Two South Jersey charter schools are appealing state decisions that would force their closure by the end of this school year.
Penn State, in the wake of a football child-sex-abuse cover-up scandal, hired a new president whose former school now embroiled in a football rape cover-up scandal.
Prosecutors say no charges will be filed against eight student wrestlers at a New Jersey high school who posed for a photograph depicting the apparent...
DELAWARE COUNTY Charter school receives federal health grant CHESTER The Chester Community Charter School received a $750,000 U.S. Department of Education physical education program grant to develop a initiative that supports healthy eating and recreation, the school announced.
MONTGOMERY COUNTY Rosemont School student wins history essay contest ROSEMONT Caroline Hecht of Newtown Square is to be honored at the Daughters of the American Revolution Pennsylvania state luncheon in June in Washington for her award-winning essay in the DAR State American History Contest.
District officials reassigned John J. Dunphy after they learned of the purported violation and then placed him on paid leave. He resigned Jan. 15 from the district.
Classes are canceled for Friday at Cheyney University because of a water-main break, the university announced on its website Thursday night.
Gov. Christie has named the dean of Seton Hall University School of Law to serve in the newly created position of ombudsman for his office - a step recommended by the review Christie commissioned as a result of the George Washington Bridge controversy.
WASHINGTON (AP) - It may be a few years before the first daughters head to college, but Michelle Obama is already brainstorming a dorm room checklist while encouraging high school students to dream big about their education beyond graduation.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A women's legal organization has filed discrimination complaints against nine universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education, alleging the schools have repeatedly failed to provide equal athletic opportunities for female students over several decades.
The area's colleges and universities are hosting a number of national and local dignitaries - including Condoleeza Rice, George Stephanopoulos and John Legend - as commencement speakers.
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) - They're called leggings - popular fashion items that are tight-fitting pants to some, and glorified tights to others.
Inquirer education reporter Kristen Graham takes your questions about the Philadelphia School District from 5 to 6 p.m. today.
Two South Jersey charter schools are appealing state decisions that would force their closure by the end of this school year.
PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) - A New Jersey professor claims he was suspended over an online photo containing a quote from "Game of Thrones" that he says a school official perceived as a threat.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) - Penn State police say three male students who reportedly posed nude for a photo at the university's Nittany Lion Shrine face school discipline.
Prosecutors say no charges will be filed against eight student wrestlers at a New Jersey high school who posed for a photograph depicting the apparent...
DELAWARE COUNTY Charter school receives federal health grant CHESTER The Chester Community Charter School received a $750,000 U.S. Department of Education physical education program grant to develop a initiative that supports healthy eating and recreation, the school announced.
MONTGOMERY COUNTY Rosemont School student wins history essay contest ROSEMONT Caroline Hecht of Newtown Square is to be honored at the Daughters of the American Revolution Pennsylvania state luncheon in June in Washington for her award-winning essay in the DAR State American History Contest.
LOWER MERION Five years ago, Abri Bernstein's mother took her to see a grim documentary called The Devil Came on Horseback, about war, famine, and genocide in a remote land 6,500 miles away, the troubled Darfur region of Sudan.
Classes are canceled for Friday at Cheyney University because of a water-main break, the university announced on its website Thursday night.
Gov. Christie has named the dean of Seton Hall University School of Law to serve in the newly created position of ombudsman for his office - a step recommended by the review Christie commissioned as a result of the George Washington Bridge controversy.
WASHINGTON (AP) - It may be a few years before the first daughters head to college, but Michelle Obama is already brainstorming a dorm room checklist while encouraging high school students to dream big about their education beyond graduation.
Internal medicine residents at Einstein Medical Center won the national medical jeopardy contest for the third consecutive year and sixth time in the contest's history.
Penn State, in the wake of a football child-sex-abuse cover-up scandal, hired a new president whose former school now embroiled in a football rape cover-up scandal.
The short film is grim: A young woman's life is hijacked when her husband suffers a neurological complication that completely incapacitates him, leaving her to care for him and their baby.
District officials reassigned John J. Dunphy after they learned of the purported violation and then placed him on paid leave. He resigned Jan. 15 from the district.
LOWER MERION Five years ago, Abri Bernstein's mother took her to see a grim documentary called The Devil Came on Horseback, about war, famine, and genocide in a remote land 6,500 miles away, the troubled Darfur region of Sudan.
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