Education

Odd News

Preschoolers mistakenly served Pine-Sol cleaner instead of apple juice

Apple juice

Controversies

District: Teacher told first-graders that Santa Claus is not real

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Sponsored

Discover why Chestnut Hill College should be on your shortlist

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Election 2018

Camden voters will now choose their own school board members

Camden School District

Education

Local schools place highly in U.S. News & World Report ranking of best global universities

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Memorials

New Holocaust memorial on Ben Franklin Parkway opens next week

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Parenting

'Fortnite' teaches the wrong lessons

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Protests

Bryn Mawr students protest for removal of former president's name from campus buildings

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Sponsored

A day in the life of an all-girls high school graduate

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Education

Penn's Wharton School receives $50 million gift, largest in history

University of Pennsylvania campus

Education

Two Philly public schools receive 2018 National Blue Ribbon Designation

William M. Meredith School

Education

Six South Jersey community colleges to participate in free college program

Cumberland County College

Education

Abington School District appoints new superintendent

Abington High School rendering.

Mental Health

Delaware receives $9 million in federal funding to address student mental health

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Schools

A Pennsylvania lawmaker reportedly wants to stop teachers from discussing politics in class

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Education

5 math skills your child needs to get ready for kindergarten

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Education

Penn just made it possible to get an Ivy League bachelors degree online

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Higher Education

Jeb Bush will spend a few days each month on Penn’s campus this year

Jeb Bush

Children's Health

Later school start times a dream for teens, but a logistical nightmare for districts

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Schools

Philly public schools closing early again Wednesday due to hot weather

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Higher Education

Students can minor in marijuana at Stockton University

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Education

Meek Mill surprises students at Blaine School, donates 6,000 backpacks to district

Meek Mill Blaine School

Schools

Philly public schools to close early again for excessive heat on Thursday

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Education

Here's what Philly's first day back to school looked like

Ring the bell

Investigations

Gloucester County school board candidate withdraws from election after racist Facebook posts revealed

Rick Jankowski

Investigations

Report: Gloucester County school board candidate made series of racist Facebook posts

Rick Jankowski

Teen Health

The start of high school doesn't have to be stressful

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Education

Eight Philly students get college scholarships from Kevin Hart

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Education

Southeastern Pa., North Jersey take top spots in high school rankings

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Education

Pennsylvania students have the second-most student debt, on average

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Education

Report: Pennsylvania one of the least affordable states for college

Carroll University of Pennsylvania Students

Education

Temple's Fox School of Business reports at least six other programs falsely reported data to U.S. News & World Report

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Health Stories

Jefferson med students swap stethoscopes for sketchbooks

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Opioids

New Jersey bill would require seventh graders to learn how to administer Narcan

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Education

Months after Schwarzman name-change controversy, Abington schools superintendent announces retirement

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Alternative Medicine

Jefferson University launches nation's first medical marijuana certificate programs

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Opinion

State takeovers of schools are about political power, not school improvement

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Education

Eagles' Malcolm Jenkins expands STEAM camp partnership with Drexel University

Politics

City Council budget package would cut Philly property tax increase

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Education

Mandated civics test coming to Pennsylvania schools soon

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Education

Pennsylvania's state universities offering nine new degrees to meet 'employer demand'

West Chester University

Higher Education

Thomas Jefferson University establishes global center in Israel

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Security

Delco school sends grads off to high school with bulletproof backpack plates

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Education

Penn Law to accept GRE, GMAT scores in addition to LSAT

University of Pennsylvania campus

Education

Penn has awarded more diplomas to today’s billionaires than MIT, Yale and others

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Education

Staffer suspended from Philly charter school for bringing firearm to school

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