Pennsylvania Department of Education

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Name: Pennsylvania Department of Education
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Summer Academy for Students Who Are Blind Coming to Penn State

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa., April 14 -- Pennsylvania State University issued the following news release:Penn State and the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry announced a partnership Thursday that will relocate a unique three-week summer camp for ... [Published HighBeam Research - 7 hours ago]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

A mom cries for help at Dauphin County bully prevention workshop

Updated: Wednesday, April 16 2014, 10:11 PM CDTReported by: Ewa RomanContributor: Lea Jolan (LJWilson@SBGTV.com)Tonight at a bullying prevention workshop, a local mom reached out to us for help, saying her elementary school aged daughter is being bullied ... [Published WHP CBS21 - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

‘Hit list’ could result in expulsion beyond this school year for Gateway student

Published: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 9:00 p.m.Updated 18 minutes agoA Gateway Middle School student who was accused last week of writing a “hit list” is prohibited from school grounds for the foreseeable future, officials said.Superintendent Nina Zetty ... [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Despite headlines, weapons in schools down in PA and the county

By Kevin TustinSTAFF WRITERIn the wake of a April 9 stabbing rampage last week at a Pittsburgh area school that injured 22, safe schools reports issued by the Pennsylvania Department of Education shows that weapons violations in state and county schools ... [Published News of Delaware County - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

LETTER: Common Core takes education out of local hands

State Rep. Seth Grove's recent taxpayer-funded newsletter includes information about House Resolution 338, which addressed the "PA Core Academic Standards." The resolution, which passed June 18, 2013, resulted several changes to the Pennsylvania School ... [Published York Dispatch - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Riverside OKs food services agreement, personnel actions

NORTH SEWICKLEY TWP. -- Riverside School Board approved a joint food services agreement with the Pennsylvania Department of Education and Beaver Area School District on Monday.Under the agreement, the districts would share a food services director, as ... [Published Ellwood City Ledger - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Davidson school violence tip line bill headed to House floor

By Kevin TustinSTAFF WRITERAs news spread that a 16-year-old went on a stabbing rampage Wednesday morning in a Pittsburgh-area high school, a bill passed unanimously in the state house’s education committee that will provide more outlets for people to ... [Published News of Delaware County - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

More area parents are taking children out of standardized tests

As PSSA testing goes into its final turn, preparing for future assessments is just beginning, especially for parents who are deciding to practice their legal rights.More parents were approved to opt their children out of taking the PSSA this year than ... [Published York Daily Record - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

In Brief: Erie school to add associate degree program

Great Lakes Institute of Technology, 5100 Peach St., has won approval to offer an associate degree to train diagnostic medical sonographers. The school was reviewed and approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education and the Accrediting Commission ... [Published Erie Times-News - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Letter to the editor | Comparing school districts

North Allegheny School District is demographically very similar to the State College school district in many Pennsylvania Department of Education comparative metrics, such as wealth, enrollment, budget, PSSA test scores, etc.North Allegheny’s high school ... [Published Centre Daily Times - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 2 reports

Pa. court denies York charter school's appeal

HARRISBURG - A Pennsylvania appeals court has dealt a blow to parents and students who are fighting to save the New Hope Charter School in York.Commonwealth Court on Tuesday affirmed an order of the State Charter School Appeal Board and a decision of ... [Published Carlisle Sentinel - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

USC wants to add $149,000 Fab Lab to high school

After presenting a proposal March 24 to put iPads into the hands of every middle school student in Upper St. Clair School District, administrators on April 7 presented a proposal to school board members to create a Fab Lab, or fabrication laboratory, ... [Published Pittsburgh Almanac - Apr 08 2014]

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"It was great to see the turn out because we really are in a critical situation and the public needs to know it" Hoover said
"Summer Academy for Students who are Blind or Visually Impaired: Enhancing Independence Skills for Students Transitioning to Post-Secondary Education" comes to Centre County from the place it originated, the Hiram G Andrews Center in Johnstown
"This is a widespread problem," said Michael Churchill, PILCOP executive director. "I think there's a popular image that a few distressed school districts are having these problems, and that, generally, the state is doing well, but that is not what this data shows."

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G-A officials: Changing 'hold harmless' is key ... [Published Chambersburg Public Opinion - 6 hours ago]
Summer Academy for Students Who Are Blind Comin... [Published HighBeam Research - 7 hours ago]
Half of Pa. public schools fail to meet state's... [Published News Works - 17 hours ago]
Picketing begins at 4 Danville schools [Published Daily Item - 21 hours ago]
G-A superintendent gives 'state of the district' [Published Chambersburg Public Opinion - 23 hours ago]
Schedule changes ahead for Upper Darby middle s... [Published News of Delaware County - Apr 17 2014]
Danville teachers hit picket lines [Published Daily Item - Apr 17 2014]
Danville teacher strike starts today [Published Daily Item - Apr 17 2014]
A mom cries for help at Dauphin County bully pr... [Published WHP CBS21 - Apr 17 2014]
‘Hit list’ could result in expulsion beyond thi... [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - Apr 17 2014]
Despite headlines, weapons in schools down in P... [Published News of Delaware County - Apr 16 2014]
Wilmington superintendent discusses common core [Published New Castle News - Apr 16 2014]
DEA packet compares school scores, salaries [Published Daily Item - Apr 16 2014]
Riverside OKs food services agreement, personne... [Published Ellwood City Ledger - Apr 15 2014]
Lehighton votes 5-4 to move fifth-graders to el... [Published Times News Online - Apr 15 2014]
Philly schools: Are you in or are you out? [Published Examiner.com - Apr 15 2014]
LETTER: Common Core takes education out of loca... [Published York Dispatch - Apr 15 2014]
Bethlehem Area School District seeks to furloug... [Published Lehigh Valley Live - Apr 15 2014]
Davidson school violence tip line bill headed t... [Published News of Delaware County - Apr 14 2014]
East Liverpool marks 11 years of ‘no excuses’ [Published Lisbon Morning Journal - Apr 14 2014]
More area parents are taking children out of st... [Published York Daily Record - Apr 13 2014]
In Brief: Erie school to add associate degree p... [Published Erie Times-News - Apr 13 2014]
Letter to the editor | Comparing school districts [Published Centre Daily Times - Apr 12 2014]
Governor's School for the Ag Sciences returns t... [Published Carbondale News - Apr 11 2014]
The new school reform model: ‘dumping the losers’ [Published Washington Post - Apr 11 2014]
Informant claims he bribed several Pa. lawmakers [Published Erie Times-News - Apr 11 2014]
State Dept. of Education: No expansion of Keyst... [Published WGAL Channel - Apr 10 2014]
School News – April 9 [Published Pittsburgh Almanac - Apr 09 2014]
School resource officer coming to Cameron Count... [Published Bradford Era - Apr 09 2014]
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett: 'This is a great... [Published Lehigh Valley Live - Apr 08 2014]
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Local Schools Earn Good Ratings, Reports Leadin... [Published EnviroLib - Mar 13 2014]
Bucks County, PA (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 Schools in Bucks County and Eastern Montgomery County recently earned mostly good ratings, as announced by the Pennsylvania Department of Education last December 2013. Of the 171 public and charter schools found ...
Hussian School of Art® Launches Bachelor’s Degr... [Published EON Environment - Feb 05 2014]
PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hussian School of Art® received approval from the Pennsylvania Department of Education to offer a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. The program's anticipated start date is summer 2014. ...
Hussian School of Art® Launches Bachelor’s Degr... [Published EON: Enhanced Online News - Feb 05 2014]
PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hussian School of Art® received approval from the Pennsylvania Department of Education to offer a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. The program's anticipated start date is summer 2014. ...
Hussian School of Art® Launches Bachelor’s Degr... [Published EON Transportation - Feb 05 2014]
PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hussian School of Art® received approval from the Pennsylvania Department of Education to offer a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. The program's anticipated start date is summer 2014. ...
Hussian School of Art® Launches Bachelor’s Degr... [Published EON Business - Feb 05 2014]
PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hussian School of Art® received approval from the Pennsylvania Department of Education to offer a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. The program's anticipated start date is summer 2014. ...
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Pennsylvania's Special Education Annual Perform... [Published PR Newswire - Aug 08 2013]
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