EDUCATION

Saint Peter's University to host immigration reform panel
Saint Peter's University to host immigration reform panel

Immigration reform will be the topic of a panel discussion hosted by the Guarini Institute for Government and Leadership at Saint Peter's University next week in Jersey City. The Feb. 16 symposium, entitled "Comprehensive Immigration Reform: Seeking a Path...

Running for fun and fundraising in Great Meadows School District
Running for fun and fundraising in Great Meadows School District

On Feb. 2, more than 700 students ran in the Great Meadows School District Boosterthon Fun Run. The event was the culminating event of the 9-day Boosterthon program themed "Backyard Box Office," where students learned from five real-life, inspiring students,...

Sister ski jumpers took leap into sport, will compete at Norge this weekend
Sister ski jumpers took leap into sport, will compete at Norge this weekend
Lead level over 6 times limit found in Camden County school water
Lead level over 6 times limit found in Camden County school water
Hatchery Hill students get lesson in oral hygiene
Hatchery Hill students get lesson in oral hygiene
See who made LCCC's dean's list
See who made LCCC's dean's list

Lehigh Carbon Community College's announced the dean's list for the fall semester.   Alburtis: Jesse Avalon, Blake Barbarics, Alyssa Bower, Nicole Burton, Cayleigh Butz, Jessica Chu-Morales, Christine Jorgenson, Tirzah Lane, Brenden Molano, Nicollette...

Loyola Marymount University is opening a new Silicon Beach-focused Playa Vista campus
Loyola Marymount University is opening a new Silicon Beach-focused Playa Vista campus

Loyola Marymount University is opening a new campus in Playa Vista, expanding its growing presence on the Westside and in Silicon Beach, school officials announced Thursday. The Jesuit university, which in recent years has dramatically built...

Moms want 20 minutes of school recess a day. Will Florida Legislature act?
Moms want 20 minutes of school recess a day. Will Florida Legislature act?
Pinellas' Meadowlawn Middle experimented with no bells, too
Pinellas' Meadowlawn Middle experimented with no bells, too
Former Alhambra girls' basketball coach is sentenced to five years in prison for abusing student
Former Alhambra girls' basketball coach is sentenced to five years in prison for abusing student
Warren County school closings, delayed openings (Friday, February 10, 2017)
Warren County school closings, delayed openings (Friday, February 10, 2017)

Most Warren County schools have announced they'll have delayed openings Friday, February 10, 2017 due to the lingering snow from the first major snowstorm in the Garden State since early January. The following schools have delayed openings as of...

Morris County school closings, delayed openings (Friday, February 10, 2017)
Morris County school closings, delayed openings (Friday, February 10, 2017)

Most Morris County schools have announced they'll have delayed openings Friday, February 10, 2017 due to the lingering snow from the first major snowstorm in the Garden State since early January. The following schools will have a delayed schedule as...

Sussex County school closings, delayed openings (Friday, February 10, 2017)
Sussex County school closings, delayed openings (Friday, February 10, 2017)
Families alerted to case of mumps at Cherry Hill school
Families alerted to case of mumps at Cherry Hill school
Biggest storm to hit the Northeast this winter closes schools, creates messy commute
Biggest storm to hit the Northeast this winter closes schools, creates messy commute
Florida House members stay firm in tax stance while talking education spending
Florida House members stay firm in tax stance while talking education spending

According to plan, Florida House PreK-12 Appropriations Subcommittee members on Thursday offered their ideas for cutting public education funding if revenue declines as projected.4 Months Ago6 Months Ago8 Months AgoSome targets had broad bipartisan agreement,...

Community meetings will help Hillsborough families explore transportation options
Community meetings will help Hillsborough families explore transportation options

A series of gatherings has been scheduled to help parents cope with a reduction of busing to Hillsborough County public schools.7 Months Ago7 Months Ago3 Months AgoBeginning March 1 at Wharton High School, the meetings are intended to educate families about...

WNY school board declares district a student sanctuary
WNY school board declares district a student sanctuary
'I know they are going to die.' This foster father takes in only terminally ill children
'I know they are going to die.' This foster father takes in only terminally ill children
He believes in the arts as a basic right for kids. He is getting a $200,000 award for working for that
He believes in the arts as a basic right for kids. He is getting a $200,000 award for working for that
Tax break for Jersey City building with new school gets council OK
Tax break for Jersey City building with new school gets council OK

  JERSEY CITY -- The City Council last night approved a 25-year tax break for a proposed 52-story Columbus Drive residential tower that will include a new public school paid for by the developer. The council's 6-3 vote on the tax abatement...

Take a look at Kutztown winter grads
Take a look at Kutztown winter grads

The following area residents earned degrees from Kutztown University during winter commencement exercises. File photo   Ian Patrick Haberle of Allentown, Bachelor of Science of Business Administration Degree in Management summa cum laude Alexis Hoke...

If Republicans won't take a stand on someone as incompetent as Betsy DeVos, what will they take a stand on?
If Republicans won't take a stand on someone as incompetent as Betsy DeVos, what will they take a stand on?
Hudson County school closings, Feb. 9, 2017
Hudson County school closings, Feb. 9, 2017
Warren County school closings, delayed openings (Thursday, February 9, 2017)
Warren County school closings, delayed openings (Thursday, February 9, 2017)