The NAACP was called in to meet with school officials Wednesday night
On Oct. 6 the field was home to an ugly chain of events during a home football game versus Cheltenham High, as students hurled slurs and other invectives towards cheerleaders flanking the sidelines. Some chanted "black lives don't matter." And then, as the opposing team's buses pulled away from the field...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - A man whose request to rent space at Penn State for an appearance by white nationalist Richard Spencer was turned down sued university officials on Thursday, claiming his free speech rights were violated.
Orly Zeewy, a brand architect who has long advised businesses, says the shift to a more entrepreneurial economy has made personal branding imperative for college graduates to distinguish themselves.
"It's about the fact that America is going back," said Cheltenham Schools Superintendent Wagner Marseille.
Even when people see grown men kneeling on a football field to protest racism, they refuse to believe that's what they're doing. They dismiss the protesters as unpatriotic flag haters.
City Councilman Derek Green and a group of environmental advocates have planned a press conference for Thursday to address Kelly's mold problem and health risks at schools citywide, they said.
The former English teacher at Gloucester County Institute of Technology must pay $60,000 to six victims.
"We still face that narrative of, 'There's no arts in the schools,'" said the Philadelphia schools' head of arts education. "But we're the third-largest arts spender in the city, and we have the largest reach. We still see great opportunities to grow and reach more students."
It just got easier to gain entry to the city's career and technical education schools. Officials say it's a move to promote equity; alumni worry their schools will be weakened.
Long donated his first six game checks for scholarships at a Charlottesville, Va. school. The last 10 will go to organizations in three cities, including Philly.
NEWTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania school principal has spent a chilly night on the roof after his students raised money for a school in Houston after Hurricane Harvey.
NEW EAGLE, Pa. (AP) - More than 200 members of a teachers' union in Pennsylvania's Ringgold School District have gone on strike.
A new contract for Pennsylvania state university faculty will run through June 2019.