Education

PA Awards $379,000 Grant Creating New Teacher Apprenticeship Program

Pennsylvania announced a $379,000 grant to Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit to develop an apprenticeship program for teachers -- a first-of-its-kind effort to address staffing...

Auditor General and Others Launch 11th Annual Student Financial Literacy Scholarship...

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology President Dr. Eric Darr, Auditor General Timothy L. DeFoor and Members 1st Federal Credit Union Chief Relationship Officer...

Mid Penn Bank Seeks Applicants for Anna Woodside Scholarship

Mid Penn Bank is seeking applicants for its Anna Woodside Scholarship. The scholarship will recognize four outstanding high school seniors, awarding each winner $1,000...

$1 Million in PA Hunger-Free Campus Grants Awarded to 30 Colleges...

The Pennsylvania Department of Education awarded $1 million in PA Hunger-Free Campus grants to 30 institutions of higher education and private licensed schools to...

Bellwood Antis School District Athletic Director and Wrestling Coach Charged with...

Two Bellwood Antis School District officials have been charged for their role in failing to adequately protect students after being notified of an investigation...

PHEAA Unveils PA Forward Interest Rate Discount for Commonwealth Workers

The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) has rolled out a new benefit specifically designed for PA Forward Student Loan borrowers or their co-signers...

Pennsylvania Offering $155 Million in School Safety and Security Grant Funds

Pennsylvania schools are eligible for $155 million for safety and security – including $90 million in new investments for mental health counselors and resources,...

Pennsylvania Announces Plan to Provide Food Access for Students During Summer Break

The Departments of Human Services and Education announced the Commonwealth’s intent to operate the Summer Electronic Benefits Transfer (Summer-EBT) program in summer 2024, allowing children to access...

Pennsylvania Scholastic Football Coaches Association Hosts “Buddy Bowling” Sunday, January 14

The PSFCA Big 33 is excited to host the popular “Big 33 Buddy Bowling” on Sunday, January 14, starting at noon through 1:30 p.m....

Attorney General Ensures Cancellation of $218,000 in Debt for Students of...

Attorney General Michelle Henry announced an agreement with recently-closed Pittsburgh Career Institute that ensures dozens of students are free of $218,000 in debt balances that were...