Education

Warning for Former Sanford-Brown Students of Scams Related to Recent Settlement

Earlier this month, Attorney General Josh Shapiro and a coalition of 49 other Attorneys General announced a settlement with Career Education Corporation (CEC), the...

Lawmaker urges PA Charter School Appeal Board to Deny Catalyst Academy...

Senator Lindsey Williams joined education advocates and representatives of One Pennsylvania, Education Rights Network, Pennsylvania Interface Impact Network, and the Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers...

Strong Start for Safe2Say School Safety Reporting Program in PA

Attorney General Josh Shapiro released information today on the first-week results for the Safe2Say Something Anonymous Reporting System, a statewide program enabling students, teachers,...

“Is Online College for Me?” TheBestSchools.org has Online College Student...

As demographic shifts reduce the number of graduating students beelining from high school to higher ed, colleges increasingly look to working adults and those...

PA Slates $10.5 Million for Preschool Students

Pennsylvania is allocating $10.5 million to help preschool children transition to kindergarten. The funding from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services builds...

College Scholarships for Graduating High School Seniors in PA

A reminder for graduating high school seniors and their families about the 2019 Pennsylvania House of Representatives Scholarship  This awards a four-year scholarship to...

Pennsylvania Provides First-Ever Dedicated Computer Science Funding to 765 Schools

Building on his commitment to prepare students to use computers and technology in their careers, Governor Tom Wolf today announced $8.7 million in targeted...

Penn Hills and Scranton School Districts placed in Financial Recovery Status

Auditor General Eugene DePasquale made the following statement about the state’s decision to place the Penn Hills School District in Allegheny County and the...

PHEAA names new President & CEO

The Board of Directors of the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) announced today that James H. Steeley has been selected to serve as the...

Press Club Scholarship Deadline Approaching for Aspiring Journalists

The Press Club of Western Pennsylvania reminds prospective applicants that Feb. 1 is the deadline for the $5,000 Bob Fryer Memorial Scholarship as well as the $2,500 Press Club Scholarship awarded to aspiring...

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