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Fifty-four years ago in Montgomery, Ala., police beat John Lewis and other Freedom Riders as they got off a bus.
The D.A.’s office seeks travel expense records for Elizabeth Forward Board president and Wilkinsburg business manager Phil Martell
But advocates are stressing the need for further progress.
Google’s mobile search requests are outstripping requests in nine other countries as well.
Pittsburgh Brookline PreK-8 third-graders have forged a bond with mentor Lexie Bouchard, a seventh-grader battling the congenital condition.
The National Council on Disability is set to meet at the University of Pittsburgh thanks to professor and renowned advocate Kate Seelman.
The board is still negotiating with an unnamed entity for a loan of up to $18 million and has rescheduled the meeting for 7 p.m. May 11.
The bill would end seniority-based teacher layoffs.
The prize for Krzysztof Matyjaszewski, awarded every two years, consists of a medal, a citation and a $250,000 award.
The hope is to use the mascot’s fame to call attention to efforts to protect endangered mountain lion species.
Innovators are seeking ways to apply entertainment principles to driving engagement in causes.
The average amount awarded to 49 principals was about $3,515. The performance-based pay totaled about $172,200.
The humans have taken a commanding lead halfway through “Brains Vs. Artificial Intelligence” poker challenge.
A consultant is reconciling $50 million in U.S. awards to Cheyney students to determine if and how much of that money Cheyney must return.
Michael Ghilani, who joined the district in January, will begin his five-year superintendent contract on July 1 at a salary of $157,500.
Students in the Creating Value program will work to transform the area around Barrett Elementary School in Homestead.
The district awarded $20 million in contracts for work on Marshall Middle School and Bradford Woods and Marshall elementary schools.
Her parents had a difficult time keeping the exciting news from their daughter until it was official.
If the proposed budget gets final approval, the property tax rate would rise by 0.3081 mills to help cover a deficit of nearly $1 million.
The Moon Area school board has approved leasing part of R. Hyde Elementary School, which will close at the end of the year.
Marie Erickson created material for prospective mentors with the Art Expression program, including a guide book and a video.
University police sent a crime alert to Pitt students and staff and posted fliers across campus after Wednesday’s assault.
No hot food, missing ceiling panels and odd odors are among the concerns cited at Allard and Brooks elementary schools.
School news from Pittsburgh region’s north communities.
School news from throughout the west communities.
Police said a parent notified authorities that a student had posted a video on Facebook saying he was going to “shoot up the school.”
Vendors can accumulate students' names, home addresses, email addresses, photographs, video or audio clips, locations and other data.
The suggestions favor a restorative justice approach and also seek to revise the student code of conduct.
Mark Shields, political commentator and PBS NewsHour host, and health advocate John Herbert Niles also will be honored May 9.
Joseph DiLucente was unanimously named principal at Ramsey Elementary School at a salary of $85,000. His start date is tomorrow.
Nearly 200 parents and students attended a meeting to express frustration over various issues stemming from the arrests of three teachers.
A "substantial decline in student enrollment," in addition to financial constraints and program alterations were cited for the eliminations.
A standing-room-only crowd attended Monday night’s school board meeting in Linton Middle School.
African Americans who ate foods high in fiber and low in animal proteins and fats experienced declines in risk factors for colon cancer.
The Basic Education Funding Commission completes hearings and expects to issue a proposed formula by June 10.
Members of the Riverhounds' coaching staff will also help run the camp, along with some of Klingenberg's U.S. Women’s Soccer teammates.
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.
The commission established by the Legislature is expected to recommend a formula by June 10.
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.
Bus drivers in Shaler Area and North Hills school districts authorize a strike if a contract agreement isn’t reached.
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.