Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania earned the distinction in 2009 of being the state with the longest budget impasse.
January 6, 2010 – Education Week
The model blends school reform, social support, and an early warning system to help students stay on track to graduation.
December 16, 2009 – Education Week
Philadelphia's superintendent says she wants to make sure that violence against Asian students at South Philadelphia High School does not continue.
December 16, 2009 – Education Week
Three districts and a charter school consortium will receive a share of $500 million to improve teacher effectiveness.
December 2, 2009 – Education Week
Enrolling in prekindergarten programs can sharply reduce the special education enrollment rate among at-risk students, a new report finds.
November 4, 2009 – Education Week
The Pittsburgh school board has signed Superintendent Mark Roosevelt to a new contract through August 2014.
October 28, 2009 – Education Week
Teachers in an eastern Pennsylvania district are on strike for the second time in two years.
October 21, 2009 – Education Week
'Board Watch' volunteers attend meetings and grade the panel on good-governance measures.
October 14, 2009 – Education Week
The U.S. Department of Education's inspector general says Connecticut, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania and other states are using stimulus money to plug budget holes, not boost school aid.
October 7, 2009 – Education Week
Four years in, Philadelphia’s showcase 'School of the Future' is trying to learn from setbacks and chart a revised course closer to its original vision.
September 30, 2009 – Education Week

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