South Jersey political figure Paul Drayton was removed amid a probe into a discrimination complaint.
Whether traditional schools or charters, public schools need to do a better job of taking care of our children.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Education Secretary Betsy DeVos flies on her personal plane at her own expense when she visits schools around the country, according to her office, as other Cabinet secretaries' flying habits at taxpayers' cost have drawn scrutiny.
Classes will resume Friday for the first time since teachers walked off the job Monday.
Mother Kelley Bezzant says "this post has changed Jackson's life for the better… he's got a little sparkle back in his eye."
Police, school officials, and concerned parents met to talk about racism and student safety. "I think we can make a difference," one parent said, "and I'm encouraged by that."
With a gift from the Lenfest Foundation, Drexel University finds funding for salaries of students working co-op jobs in the nonprofit cultural sector.
Freeh's lawyers said the lawsuit should be dismissed, citing Spanier's March child endangerment conviction.
The Pennsbury school board Tuesday night approved an aggressive drug and mental health assistance program. The move came after the family a grad who overdosed last spring made an emotional appeal to the board for help.
"People who are well educated are very difficult to manipulate and to control," Ben Carson told students at the new Vaux Big Picture High School, The school represents a partnerships between the Philadelphia Housing Authority, School District, and Big Picture Philadelphia, an education nonprofit.
The Pennsbury School Board is poised to vote Tuesday on a novel partnership with the Caron Foundation that would include three full-time counselors in the schools - one each in elementary, middle and high school - who will oversee an array of potentially life-saving services.
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) - A judge has ruled against a Penn State University fraternity seeking to retrieve video recording equipment that was seized in the death investigation of a pledge.
EAGLEVILLE, Pa. (AP) - A school district near Philadelphia says classes will be canceled for a second day Tuesday amid a strike by teachers following the breakdown of contract negotiations.
Police are investigating the shooting death of a 15-year-old and wounding of two other teens in Chester Monday afternoon.