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Filmmaker Ken Burns joins National Constitution Center for online class

National Constitution Center free online classes

Education

New Jersey schools to remain closed through April 17, Gov. Murphy says

new jersey schools closed coronavirus

Education

Philly school year could end with an 'asterisk' if coronavirus pandemic persists, Superintendent Hite says

Coronavirus Philly Schools Chromebooks Internet

Education

New Jersey cancels all standardized testing scheduled for this spring

New Jersey standardized testing canceled

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Chestnut Hill College to adopt standardized test-optional admission policy

Carroll - Chestnut Hill College

Children's Health

Shows and apps to enhance kids' language skills during the quarantine

Children language skills screen time

Education

Pennsylvania cancels PSSA, Keystone Exams due to coronavirus pandemic

PSSA Canceled Coronavirus

Education

Philly school district pauses online instruction over state, federal equity mandates

Coronavirus Philly School District

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Wraparound services needed to engage students and enable workers

People wearing backpacks on way to school

Education

Two Philly schools reopen following asbestos cleanup

School District of Philadelphia

Education

Source: James J. Sullivan Elementary to remain closed for the remainder of the week due to asbestos cleanup

Ben Franklin High School

Education

Mayor Kenney gives vote of confidence to School District superintendent amid asbestos issue

Jim Kenney

Education

Philadelphia teachers union wants state of emergency declared as two more schools close due to asbestos

School District of Philadelphia

Education

School District of Philadelphia touts improvement of city’s schools in annual report card

School district headquarters. 440 N Broad St.

Education

National teachers’ union calls for additional resources to address asbestos issue in schools

School District of Philadelphia

Education

Demonstrators greet Mike Pence in West Philly during visit to Catholic school

Mike Pence West Philly

Education

Principals union calls on Philadelphia school district to improve handling of asbestos issue

school district of philadelphia

Education

McClure Elementary finally reopens after being closed due to asbestos contamination

McClure Elementary School

Education

Philadelphia teachers’ union files lawsuit against School District over asbestos issue

McClure still has Asbestos

Education

Rutgers University names first black president in its 253-year history

Rutgers University First Black President

Colleges

Gov. Wolf, Pennsylvania officials award $1 million to 36 schools to combat on-campus sexual violence

Tom Wolf

Education

School District of Philadelphia conducts more asbestos tests at McClure Elementary

McClure still has Asbestos

Education

Philly teachers union calls for more testing after asbestos-contaminated school reopens

Carnell Elementary Reopens With complaints from teachers

Health Insurance

What happens when a health plan has no limits? An acupuncturist earns $677 a session

Health Plan No Limits

Government

Bill would require cursive penmanship be taught to all New Jersey elementary school students

Angela McKnight cursive law

Education

Twelve Philly-area schools listed among Newsweek's best STEM high schools in the U.S.

Germantown Friends STEM newsweek

High School Sports

Pennsylvania tied for biggest increase in high school football participation amid falling interest nationwide

high school football participation

Schools

N.J. high school investigating report of students dressed as slave, slave owner at Halloween party

NJ slavery costume halloween

Schools

Archbishop Carroll High School lockdown lifted after report of weapon at school

Archbishop Carroll lockdown weapon

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Chestnut Hill College holding an Accelerated Adult Degree Program Information Session

Chestnut Hill College Entrance

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Radio personality Patty Jackson and WDAS will broadcast live at Chestnut Hill College

Chestnut Hill College Campus Banner

Education

Cherry Hill school district rejects donor's offer to pay $14,000 lunch debt

Education

University of Pennsylvania among best colleges worldwide, U.S. News reports

University of Pennsylvania ranks internationally

Sponsored

Free college fair for performing and visual arts students to be held in Philadelphia

Limited - NACAC College Fair

Investigations

Drexel Hill teacher placed on administrative leave after racist tirade on school property

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Education

School district officials announce relocation plan for students displaced from Center City high schools

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Education

Vineland teacher reassigned for kneeling during Pledge of Allegiance

Vineland School Teacher

Technology

Cherry Hill school district's computer network suffers possible ransomware attack

Cherry Hill ransomware

Public Health

Benjamin Franklin High School, Science Leadership Academy closed after asbestos detected in building

1001_BenFranklin asbestos

Education

15-year-old Collingswood High student brings gun to school, faces charges

Collingswood high school gun

Education

Two Philly schools named National Blue Ribbon recipients, plus 10 more in the area

Greenberg Elementary philly

Education

Penn Law students, dean hold meeting to discuss Amy Wax, don't invite Amy Wax

Amy Wax penn professor

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