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The report is billed as the first modern-day comprehensive performance audit evaluating the effectiveness of the State System.
The students said they were taking a stand against the school trying to, as they said, prohibit them from expressing their views.
Mr. Peduto said the current funding system is broken and urged the panel to "develop comprehensive solutions that benefit every child."
After serving 16 years on the Pittsburgh Public Schools board, North Sider Mark Brentley Sr. isn’t seeking re-election.
The Santa Ana, Calif.-based company had been subject to multiple federal and state probes.
American Academy of Pediatrics reinforces its guidelines, which urges schools to not exclude students from class.
An early childhood education program, supported by the PNC Foundation, engages kids to build vocabulary.
Danah Richter, deaf since early childhood, earned a bachelor’s degree in social work from Carlow with honors.
Top NASA administrator Charles F. Bolden Jr. at Pitt, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewel at Chatham and eight more.
All parts of the building now are either renovated or new construction.
Students at the Ross school are writing hundreds of letters that will go to veterans during mail call on the flights.
William Edgar will take the place of departing president Ken Smith, who will become a business dean at a Texas college.
District receiving Title I funding to improve student achievement.
Claire Staresinic took first place in her competition at the Pennsylvania State Archery Association Indoor Championship in Harrisburg.
Students in the high school child development class are hosting a pancake breakfast Saturday to fund the purchase of a ‘pregnancy vest.’
Students from Bethel Park, Brentwood, Canon-McMillan and South Fayette districts discuss technology that permits anonymous gossip and hate.
One agrees with one-to-one initiative; the other prefers an incremental approach.
The Plum students will get to perform on stage with the internationally known brass band in a May 1 concert.
The school in Monroeville has a class dedicated to STEAM — science, technology, engineering, arts and math.
The tournament begins at 11 a.m. and runs every day for eight hours through May 7, playing 80,000 hands of one-on-one poker.
ATT Sports Inc. will replace the track’s surface at Martorelli Stadium in West View for $257,913.
Keystone Oaks High School and Seton-La Salle High School students were given a firsthand look of what can happen due to drunken drinking.
McMurray Elementary will have chorus and music classes reinstated as part of the class day in the 2015-16 school year.
Converted school bus will serve as traveling reading center for families of children through age 5.
The innovative ARTS in Motion program is being offered at Dormont Elementary School in the Keystone Oaks School District.
The National Math and Science Initiative funds will be used to increase Advanced Placement courses and enrollment in those courses.
Tyler McCandless, an elite runner in the Pittsburgh marathon, is serving as a marathon ambassador to McClellan Elementary School.
Jeff Ward ran his first marathon in Pittsburgh and became a member of the 50 States Marathon Club with a race in Hawaii 10 months ago.
School news from Pittsburgh region’s north communities.
Mr. Alda, who also is a writer and director, played Hawkeye Pierce on the "M*A*S*H" television series and Arnold Vinick on "The West Wing."
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx visited CMU robotics center and marveled at the technology, but bemoaned the potholes outside.
The union had argued the district violated the teacher contract by permitting a 10-year-old with special needs to use a faculty restroom.
An interview with one teacher raised concerns that the inappropriate activity with a student was "common knowledge," the DA said.
The 10 future teachers in the racially mixed group won't have to pay out of pocket to earn a master's degree at Chatham.
The contracts were awarded for Bradford Woods Elementary, Marshall Elementary, and Marshall Middle School.
The schools are part of a project called “Pursuing Equitable Restorative Communities” that is funded by a $3 million federal grant.
Alessandro Acquisti, an associate professor was selected to be part of the 32-member inaugural class.
The 425,000-square-foot development would be built on two acres on university-owned land between Carnegie Museums and Junction Hollow.
Drew C. Zoldak, 40, of New Kensington, was arrested at the school Wednesday morning. He faces one count of intimidating a victim in a case.
School board meetings in February and March revealed a negative fund balance of $8.9 million.
The bank reports that many have defaulted, have become seriously delinquent or have not been able to keep paying down their balances.
Commonwealth Court said the level of annual funding needed for students to meet educational standards is a decision for the Legislature.
The committee on Tuesday approved Gov. Tom Wolf’s choice of Pedro Rivera as education secretary, sending the nomination to the full Senate.
The high school offers new labs, music, art, academic and athletic facilities to its 1,700 students.
Judge Richard A. Lewis issued an order finding no errors that would justify the defendants’ appeal of a January ruling.
The Wilkinsburg district is set to meet officials of Pittsburgh Public Schools, also a bordering district, later this month.
Students from the Assumption School and The Day School at the Children’s Institute have a special bond.
The teen, who was not identified, also is accused of sending threats to schools in Nashville; Brockton and Whitman, Mass.; and Burke, Va.
The scattered but growing “opt-out” movement is defying the latest attempt by states to improve academic performance.
Students and staff returned to Sto-Rox Middle School hours after being evacuated this afternoon, Superintendent Terry DeCarbo said.