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Penn, Swarthmore again rank among top colleges by U.S. News & World Report

Penn U.S. News Ranking

Education

Princeton University to cover cost of attendance for students whose families earn less than $100K

Princeton University Financial Aid

Education

Penn, Princeton fall in Forbes' annual ranking of best U.S. colleges

Penn Forbes College

Food & Drink

Wawa and Dunkin’ Donuts give teachers free coffee to celebrate new school year

Free Coffee Teachers

Investigations

Three people shot near Kensington elementary school playground overnight, police say

Kensington Elementary Shooting

Education

100 Philadelphia schools to dismiss early Tuesday, Wednesday due to hot weather

Heat Early Dismissal

Education

Philly public school bus drivers, maintenance workers reach contract deal with district

School District Strike

Investigations

Scammers steal $3 million from Chester Upland schools with hacked emails and fake online dating profile

Chester Schools Scam

Education

Holy Family University to open second Bucks County campus

Holy Family University

Education

Philadelphia school bus drivers, maintenance workers vote to strike ahead of new school year

School District Strike

Education

For Philly magnet school admissions, district will resume using PSSA scores but drop writing test

Philly Magnet school admissions

Education

For first 10 days of class, Philly school district students and staff will be required to wear masks

School COVID Policy

Education

Temple's faculty union says mask policy for fall semester is 'irresponsible,' tells school to follow the science

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Lifestyle

Caddie academy helps provide work experience, life skills to underserved students

WGA Caddie Academy

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Learn about bats during nighttime nature walk at The Woodlands

The Woodlands Bat Night

Education

Drexel will offer 50% tuition discount to community college grads from Pennsylvania, New Jersey

Drexel Tuition Discount

Education

New Jersey schools will form threat assessment teams in effort to prevent student violence

New Jersey school threat assessment

Education

Community College of Philadelphia to offer commercial driver's license program this fall

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Education

Temple, Penn State to raise tuition despite plea from GOP lawmakers

Temple Tuition Increase

Health News

Temple University to create community-based transgender patient care training program

Temple Unique Project

Education

Pennsylvania seeks to reverse teacher shortage, diversify staff in K-12 schools with new plan

Teacher Shortage

Education

Lancaster County school district adopts athletic policy restricting trans students in sports

Trans Sports Lancaster County

Lifestyle

Construction camp teaches young girls in Philadelphia region about careers in the trades

MyWIC Philadelphia Construction Camp for Girls

Entertainment

Upper Darby Summer Stage to feature Disney magic for 47th theater season premiere

Upper Darby Summer Stage Disney Around the World

Education

Penn's first NFT, a video on COVID-19 vaccine technology, to be auctioned off

Penn NFT COVID vaccine

Government

New ordinance requires School District of Philadelphia to install water fountains with lead filtration by 2025

Philly schools lead water

Government

Philly kids and teens can get free meals at these food sites this summer

Free Meal Sites

Education

New superintendent of Philly schools to conduct listening tour during his first 100 days

Watlington SDP Superintendent

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Education

Community College of Philadelphia to forgive $1.4 million in student debts

Community College of Philadelphia

Government

Pennsylvania bill would limit discussions of gender identity, sexual orientation in elementary schools

Transparency Bill

Children's Health

The lasting consequences of school shootings on the students who survive them

School shooting sign

Education

St. Joseph's University finalizes merger with University of the Sciences

St. Joseph's Merger

Education

Schools in Philadelphia region are among most segregated in the U.S.

School Segregation

Education

Philly's public high schools will not start later in the fall

School District Start Times

Education

City Council votes to approve additional asbestos inspections for Philadelphia schools

School District Asbestos

Education

Enrollment in New Jersey's public schools dropped by 18,000 students since start of COVID-19 pandemic

New Jersey public school mask

Education

Philly schools to bring back COVID-19 mask mandate, citing spike in cases

Philly Schools Mask Mandate

Courts

Pa. schools need more funding, A.G. Josh Shapiro, the Democratic gubernatorial nominee, argues in court case

Shapiro School Funding

Education

Hindu priest urges schools in New Jersey to observe Diwali as more districts add holiday

Diwali New Jersey

Health News

Gwynedd Mercy University will use $10 million gift to build health care innovation center at Montgomery County campus

Gwynedd Mercy Healthcare Gift

Education

Philadelphia school district unveils website to track yearlong review of its aging infrastructure

Facilities Planning Process

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