Education

Schools

No, Pennsylvania students won't have to pass a citizenship test to graduate

Pennsylvania State Capitol in Harrisburg

Education

Before and after: Abington's pledge agreement with Stephen A. Schwarzman

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Education

Philly teacher's poetry takes aim at PSSA tests

Tested Out Poetry Book Jesse Gottschalk

Education

Michelle Obama coming to Philly for College Signing Day

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Schools

Abington School District 'deeply sorry,' breaks down plan for $25 million gift

Abington High School rendering.

Good News

Thanks to the kindness of strangers, Philly teen heading to Rome this weekend

Kareem goes to Rome

Research

Vaccine denial – 'a big problem' – among topics at weeklong Penn Teach-In

Vaccination rates

Controversy

Tenured Penn Law professor's duties pared after belittling remarks about black students

University of Pennsylvania campus

Education

Disney celebrates 'Black Panther' success by funding STEM program in Philly, beyond

"Black Panther" trailer

Donald Trump

Lehigh University teaching staff wants to rescind Trump’s honorary degree

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Opinion

School bored: Offer to serve Philadelphia students goes unanswered

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Neighborhoods

Report ranks two Philly neighborhoods in America's top 10 most gentrified ZIP codes

Northern Liberties Home Outside

Mural Arts Philadelphia

Photos: New mural will celebrate the life of Octavius V. Catto in South Philly

Carroll - Octavius V. Catto Mura Design

Religion

Another suburban Philly school district to close for Hindu holiday

Diwali_celebration

Education

Abington High School receives record $25 million gift for STEM facility

Abington High School rendering.

Odd News

Pennsylvania teacher apologizes after 'Hiliar Clinton' joke

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Opinion

Freeholder director: Camden continues to rise

Carroll - Patrolling Camden Streets with Police Department

Eagles

Lane Johnson selling Eagles underdog T-shirts to benefit Philly schools

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Education

Ex-Drexel prof behind 'white genocide' tweet gets appointment at NYU

Drexel George Ciccariello-Maher

Medicine

Rosemont, Drexel partnership leads way to new nursing program

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Education

These two Philly-area universities rank highest for online education programs

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Opinion

Supermarket cupcakes win, kids lose when teachers don't have enough prep time

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Education

Jersey Shore woman named finalist for National Teacher of the Year

Amy Andersen Ocean City Teacher

Education

Wolf: Philadelphia schools will officially return to local control

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Holidays

Philly high school students are selling 'jawnaments' for Christmas

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Labor

Pennsylvania establishes new statewide apprenticeship program

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Education

Philly to take control of its schools after SRC votes to disband

School District of Philadelphia headquarters

Education

Report: Mayor Kenney planning speech on future of Philadelphia schools

Mayor Jim Kenney; Thom Carroll photo

Education

Report: Pa. ranks near worst in U.S. for well-being of minority children

Education

New Camden program promises residents free education – and a health care job

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Education

Haverford College develops aid initiative to benefit first-generation, low-income students

Education

Penn TA says she calls on black women first; incites critics, supporters and Nazi trolls

Carroll - University of Pennsylvania

Sponsored

25 years ago, a $100M gift changed higher education — and giving

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Social Media

Chester County students engrave pumpkins with swastikas, racist symbols

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Eagles

Eagles' Chris Long to donate all of 2017 salary to charity

Opinion

A student’s call to all universities: the liability of 'probable' sexual assault

Education

Temple's in-state tuition discount ends if Pa. doesn't pass budget, president says

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Controversy

Journal pulls controversial pro-Colonialism essay on eve of Columbus Day

Education

Filmmaker David Lynch has an idea for combating youth crime in Philly

David Lynch returns to 'Twin Peaks' reboot

Education

One Philly public school receives 2017 National Blue Ribbon designation

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Exhibits

8 photos from a massive Terracotta Warriors exhibit

Carroll - Franklin Institute Terracotta Warriors

Education

Leader at Florida university, previously a Temple dean, ousted after fleeing campus during Irma

Sophia Wisniewska

Education

Sneak peek: New, $62.5-million Nursing and Science building on Camden's 'eds and meds' corridor

Carroll - Rutgers University-Camden

Polls

Poll: Trump's support in Pa. has fallen since the spring

Education

Shopping at Whole Foods' Philadelphia locations on Wednesday will benefit city schools

Sponsored

Six reasons to consider private school for your child

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