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Philly.com
Career in teaching? College students turning away in drovesstates from California to North Carolina that are hard-put to fill vacancies.
Career in teaching? College students turning away in droves
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
states from California to North Carolina that are hard-put to fill vacancies. The prospect is sufficiently worrisome to Pennsylvania Department of Education officials that they are eliminating obstacles to becoming a teacher - for instance, by... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
HASD will not add extra days to 2016-17 calendarall goes according to plans. While the four-day week, along with half-day kind
HASD will not add extra days to 2016-17 calendar
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
all goes according to plans. While the four-day week, along with half-day kindergarten, have not yet been approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, Butler feels confident that the go-ahead is forthcoming based on phone conversations... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Budget a big win for Hazleton Area schoolsArticle Tools Editor, The 2016-17 budget provides a significant step forward
Budget a big win for Hazleton Area schools
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
Article Tools Editor, The 2016-17 budget provides a significant step forward for Pennsylvania schools. It will help promote student success, and improve access to a high-quality education — regardless of a child’s zip code. Working with our... Read more
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TribLIVE
Student services, other posts filled at Shaler Areawork in the district from Aug. 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018. Spiker held the same
Student services, other posts filled at Shaler Area
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
work in the district from Aug. 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018. Spiker held the same role during the 2015-16 school year, and a Pennsylvania Department of Education grant was used. Erica Cebzanov is a Tribune-Review contributing writer. Show... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Former Philadelphia school administrator sentenced for role in PSSA cheating conspiracyof cheating in the Philadelphia School District and elsewhere in the Commonweal
Former Philadelphia school administrator sentenced for role in PSSA cheating conspiracy
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 15 days ago
of cheating in the Philadelphia School District and elsewhere in the Commonwealth resulted from a referral made by the Office of General Counsel on behalf of the Pennsylvania Department of Education. Source: Attorney General’s Office Press R... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Hazleton Area board approves clubs, curriculaof $15,800 for two years of access. ■ Hazleton Elementary/Middle School has be
Hazleton Area board approves clubs, curricula
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 16 days ago
of $15,800 for two years of access. ■ Hazleton Elementary/Middle School has been identified as a “Focus School” by the Pennsylvania Department of Education due to low standardized test scores. Focus schools must implement plans for improvement... Read more
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Times News
Fund balance vs. school budgetsespecially when calls for boosting school funding and raising property taxes co
Fund balance vs. school budgets
Times News / Posted 20 days ago
especially when calls for boosting school funding and raising property taxes continue.” According to 2014-15 data from the Pennsylvania Department of Education, more than 300 of the 747 districts, charter schools and career and technical centers... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
No free lunches at Mahanoy AreaDr. Joie L. Green said the end of the year Student Assistant Program (SAP) refe
No free lunches at Mahanoy Area
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 23 days ago
Dr. Joie L. Green said the end of the year Student Assistant Program (SAP) referrals have been submitted to the Pennsylvania Department of Education. “There were 50 high school students, 63 middle school students and six elementary... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Toohil wants HASD to rethink budgethowever, that the state will bail out districts that deplete their fund balance
Toohil wants HASD to rethink budget
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 24 days ago
however, that the state will bail out districts that deplete their fund balances, when and if they go bankrupt. Neither Gov. Tom Wolf nor the Pennsylvania Department of Education have addressed such scenarios to date. mjacketti@standardspeake... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Middle school teacher accused of exposing himself to neighborsemployees. In this case, the District is following the applicable District poli
Middle school teacher accused of exposing himself to neighbors
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 26 days ago
employees. In this case, the District is following the applicable District policies, the law, and requirements of the Pennsylvania Department of Education. The District will refrain from commenting further on this situation pending the outcome... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Two districts score below Pa. averages in reading, maththe way in implementing best practices.” On the other hand, he believes school
Two districts score below Pa. averages in reading, math
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 30 days ago
the way in implementing best practices.” On the other hand, he believes schools that struggle are often let down by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, calling its role in coming to the aid of districts “an abject abomination.” Gorham... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Diplomas being granted behind barsdiploma or GED credential." Pennsylvania also has what is known as the Adult C
Diplomas being granted behind bars
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted a month ago
diploma or GED credential." Pennsylvania also has what is known as the Adult Commonwealth Secondary Diploma granted by the Pennsylvania Department of Education. Department of Corrections staff met with the state Department of Education, came up... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Diplomas being granted behind barsdiploma or GED credential." Pennsylvania also has what is known as the Adult C
Diplomas being granted behind bars
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted a month ago
diploma or GED credential." Pennsylvania also has what is known as the Adult Commonwealth Secondary Diploma granted by the Pennsylvania Department of Education. Department of Corrections staff met with the state Department of Education, came up... Read more

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