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Linda Lane called on the state to consider enrollment as well as equity, recognizing it costs more to educate some children than others.
Under the extension, Avonworth teachers with a masters degree and 18 years of service will see pay increase from $92,050 to $95,025.
Jeffrey Wheeler, retired U.S. Marine Corps sergeant, always wanted to see his son teach a class at the University of Pittsburgh.
The Fox Chapel Area School District said, however, that parent-teacher conferences will take place as scheduled.
Participation in varsity sports is now open to select students outside the Wilkinsburg School District.
All 2015 high school commencement ceremonies in Pittsburgh Public Schools will be at the Petersen Events Center in Oakland.
The board approved selling the Rogers School building in Garfield to Impakt Development for $275,000, the asking price.
The board of Pittsburgh Public Schools tonight awarded a tax break to one developer and tabled a vote on a break for another.
The board of Pittsburgh Public Schools tonight approved a state-required comprehensive plan, which runs from July 2015 through June 2018.
Jacob Flowers is only in third grade, but he's already distinguished.
The fire, which was reported shortly after 5:30 a.m., was in Washington Hall.
In the wake of two violent incidents, the district has moved quickly on new procedures for alternative education and detention.
The president commented at an all-women’s convocation in September about how false rape allegations can ruin a young man’s life.
A school district spokeswoman said the lockdown lasted about an hour.
New lawsuit filed seeks a judicial order, this time armed with state test results showing schools failing to meet state academic standards.
In the vanguard of Indian-American college presidents, he heads a school with a marked international flavor.
Admissions officers are more aware of an applicant’s digital fingerprint.
The Rembacher Chamber Music Competition at Carnegie Mellon University encouraged innovation in musical performance.
State test results decline for all students and some subgroups, including economically disadvantaged and special education students.
In 2013-14 and 2014-15, teachers who have earned a satisfactory evaluation will move up one step on the pay scale.
Preservation groups, meanwhile, are considering nominations of three Forbes Avenue buildings featuring the facades for historic status.
Police say the event involved underage drinking followed by dropping off 19 drunk underage pledges in a residential neighborhood.
Geneva College in Beaver Falls and the Catholic dioceses of Pittsburgh and Erie won the initial rounds of cases.
About two dozen people attended the rally, which was part of a week of action under the national Alliance to Reclaim Our Schools.
University hopes the added women’s offerings bring it closer to addressing a Title IX discrimination complaint.
They were among 100 school systems highlighted as examples for the rest of the country.
Wealthier districts performed better, while poorer districts were on the low end of the ratings.
State law makes most governmental entities immune from civil liability but permits damages of up to $500,000 for motor vehicle accidents.
Administrators at Wilkinsburg Middle/High School take students’ phones at the beginning of the day and return them at the end.
Sewickley Academy is part of a worldwide attempt to set a record for “Most People Sport Stacking at Multiple Locations in One Day.”
Residents living near the closed school in Ross told North Hills school board members that their property values would be jeopardized.
A group of pro-drilling residents asked the board Nov. 11 to reconsider allowing Rex Energy to drill under the district’s schools.
It will require multiple clearances for all volunteers, no matter how little they help out.
Avonworth holds pep rally; Highlands holds gold card Thanksgiving luncheon; Mars Area presents comedy
The task force faced problems identifying its mission and goals, members said.
The planned gift will also support operations and undergraduate merit scholarships at the school.
Teachers and administrators tackle their own racial attitudes to help students learn more effectively.
Leadership Pittsburgh's Unboxxed seminar explores the leading edge of learning, medicine and other topics.
The report shows wide variations in teacher turnover, achievement of students and parent satisfaction, among other areas.
International Institute of Education ranks CMU 25th on the number of international students, with 5,501 undergraduate and graduate students.
The school is the Robert L. Vann Charter School, a proposal the school board previously rejected.
The board is expected to name Avella Area Superintendent Janell Logue-Belden as its eighth superintendent.
The number of international students in the United States last year rose to a record 886,052.
President Eric Barron vowed in a statement on the university’s website that he would conduct “a thorough review” of the report.
The State System of Higher Education is largely silent on how schools should address player transgressions outside of school.
Community College of Allegheny County can train more workers than there are jobs.
Six college applications once seemed like a lot. Submitting eight was a mark of great ambition.Now these figures are just a starting point.
The social media message will prompt a police presence, a district official said.
As Lewis Campbell III lay on the ground, his girlfriend, a university senior, thought he might not make it.
The Entertainment Technology Center at Carnegie Mellon announced that the actor has agreed to the position, with details still to be