Philadelphia's Masterman School was ranked the 51st best high school in the nation for 2017. A number of area schools also made the list of top schools in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
The Laboratory School of Communications and Languages was once the flagship of a group of charter schools founded by former district administrator Dorothy June Brown.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - When Logan Snyder got hooked on pills after a prescription to treat pain from a kidney stone, she joined the millions already swept up in the nation's grim wave of addiction to opioid painkillers.
Students and faculty at Swarthmore College staged a sit-in in the president's office to protest the college's investment in fossil fuels.
President Gutmann said flyers, which have been removed, were circulated by off-campus groups trying to sow fear and discord.
Despite evolving public awareness of hazing’s dangers and a recent willingness by prosecutors to assess serious criminal penalties, large-scale hazing cases like the one that produced 22 convictions for David Bogenberger’s death remain exceedingly rare and difficult to pursue, legal experts say.
After dropping briefly, the average salaries for New Jersey's public school teachers and administrators are again rising.
In the last school year, the...
“We talk about Marx, and nobody’s going to jump in and say, ‘Well, I had this one experience with a commodity and was totally alienated!’ Nobody ever says that.”
SAN DIEGO (AP) - One of the nation's largest school districts has launched a campaign against Islamophobia, drawing praise and criticism.
The Panther Bots, a thriving robotics team at Pleasant Run Elementary School, have become the face of a success story about a group of kids who were taunted with racial slurs but were too determined to let that affect their confidence.
A student drinking at a fraternity party at Lehigh University in April fell down a set of stairs and wound up in intensive care.
And that wasn’t...
How would children get to safety if disaster struck a line carrying 275,000 barrels of natural gas liquids daily past schools in Delaware and Chester Counties? 2,700 parents and their allies want an answer.
It's a silent Saturday night at the Franklin-Mercantile Chess Club. Blame the internet and the lack of burgers.
Arthur E. Phillips, an instructional aide since 2006 at Conestoga High School in Tredyffrin Township, was charged with multiple counts of institutional sexual assault and related offenses, and was being held Friday at the Chester County Prison in lieu of $500,000 bail.
One of the founders of the field and a longtime professor at the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine who testified at many notorious murder trials, he died April 17.