NEWS & EVENTS

Education

Bethlehem Area School District proposing universal all-day kindergarten.    The Express-Times



Luzerne County students to get after-school program that engages them in projects related to the STEM subjects. Sen. Yudichak cited; U.S. Rep. Barletta mentioned.    The Times Leader



Planners reject Delaware County IU's proposal for expansion of Delaware County Technical School.    Delaware County Daily Times



In Delaware County, Interboro school board and teacher union see progress in contract talks.    Delaware County Daily Times



Trained teachers and staff to treat allergic students under PA law. Sen. Matt Smith, Rep. Kortz cited. Keyword: health.    Tribune-Review



Philadelphia School Reform Commission adopts no-frills spending plan.    The Philadelphia Inquirer



Higher Education

White House releases draft of its plan to rate U.S. colleges and tie federal aid to performance. From Tribune wire reports.    The Morning Call



University of Scranton partners with learning center to convert vacant junior high school into student housing and early learning center.    The Times Leader



PLCB and PA universities target problem drinking. PLCB head Brion cited; PEMA mentioned. Keywords: public safety.    Tribune-Review



National Editorials

Op-Ed: Forbes contributor says the problem isn't getting rid of teachers, it's keeping them. Keyword: education.    Forbes.com





Member Advocacy Center


Featured Video