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BOONTON, N.J. (AP) - A northern New Jersey school district says students have been sent home early after two students reported a threatening message left on an anonymous social media app.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - The NCAA wants the Pennsylvania Supreme Court to end litigation over the 2012 consent decree with Penn State over the school's handling of the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal.
The gulf was not immediately apparent as Alex Klein spoke Wednesday. The 24-year-old tech entrepreneur was low-key as he chatted up juniors and seniors at Kensington Creative and Performing Arts High School - casual in a checkered shirt, Nikes with a pink swoosh, and holding a small cup of Dunkin' Donuts coffee.
Greg Cuprak was able to salvage a few chunks of coal. The facilities manager at West Chester University put them in a small box - for posterity - and took them to a celebratory event on campus Wednesday.
ACT will allow students whose exams were lost to take a retest for free on Nov. 1.
As Ebola concerns mount, many campuses across the region are suspending university-sponsored travel to affected countries, training health center employees to deal with an outbreak, and monitoring the health of students arriving from regions hit by the illness.
GLASSBORO A five-year dual-degree program announced Thursday by Richard Stockton College and Rowan University will allow students to receive bachelor's degrees from both institutions, spending three years at Stockton and two at Rowan.
A five-year dual-degree program announced Thursday by Stockton College and Rowan University will allow students to receive bachelor’s degrees from both institutions, spending three years at Stockton and two at Rowan.
On Sept. 13, 182 students took the ACT college readiness exam at Upper Darby High School, and then began anxiously awaiting for their scores. They're still waiting.
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) - A northeastern Pennsylvania high school dean accused of having sex with a 16-year-old student a decade ago says he was at a funeral when the relationship allegedly began.
An analysis of the city's charter schools revealed a $117 million surplus last year, while the district had a sizable deficit.
A Common Pleas Court judge Monday granted the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers' request for a preliminary injunction to stop the School Reform Commission from imposing changes to teachers' health-care benefits.
Inquirer education reporter Kristen Graham takes your questions about the Philadelphia School District from 5 to 6 p.m. today.
BOONTON, N.J. (AP) - A northern New Jersey school district says students have been sent home early after two students reported a threatening message left on an anonymous social media app.
The alleged hazing incident that has roiled the Central Bucks School District and led officials to cancel the football season for Central Bucks West took place at an Aug. 16 picnic for players, coaches and their families, the superintendent said Friday.
The Allentown school board Thursday delayed a vote on naming the field at J. Birney Crum Stadium in Pro Football Hall of Famer Andre Reed's honor. They're concerned he sent a profanity-laced message to an alum who criticized the plan.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - The NCAA wants the Pennsylvania Supreme Court to end litigation over the 2012 consent decree with Penn State over the school's handling of the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal.
Police say the warning comes after an eighth-grader at Ridgefield park Junior Senior High School sent a nude selfie to another student.
Stockton, Rowan to offer dual degree program
GLASSBORO A five-year dual-degree program announced Thursday by Richard Stockton College and Rowan University will allow students to receive bachelor's degrees from both institutions, spending three years at Stockton and two at Rowan.
The 182 students whose ACT exams, taken at Upper Darby High School, were apparently lost in the mail will get a second chance to prove themselves.
As colleagues in New Brunswick and Newark, N.J., held larger demonstrations, professors and other union members held a small rally at Rutgers-Camden to push for progress in ongoing labor negotiations.
A five-year dual-degree program announced Thursday by Stockton College and Rowan University will allow students to receive bachelor’s degrees from both institutions, spending three years at Stockton and two at Rowan.
ACT will allow students whose exams were lost to take a retest for free on Nov. 1.
Greg Cuprak was able to salvage a few chunks of coal. The facilities manager at West Chester University put them in a small box - for posterity - and took them to a celebratory event on campus Wednesday.
The gulf was not immediately apparent as Alex Klein spoke Wednesday. The 24-year-old tech entrepreneur was low-key as he chatted up juniors and seniors at Kensington Creative and Performing Arts High School - casual in a checkered shirt, Nikes with a pink swoosh, and holding a small cup of Dunkin' Donuts coffee.
On Sept. 13, 182 students took the ACT college readiness exam at Upper Darby High School, and then began anxiously awaiting for their scores. They're still waiting.
As Ebola concerns mount, many campuses across the region are suspending university-sponsored travel to affected countries, training health center employees to deal with an outbreak, and monitoring the health of students arriving from regions hit by the illness.
The 182 students whose ACT exams, taken at Upper Darby High School, were apparently lost in the mail will get a second chance to prove themselves.
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