Education

Students visit Panama as part of Villanova Engineering Service Learning Center trip.
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Kim Glovas
October 19, 2019 - 4:00 am
Many college students are wrapping up fall break, but some from Villanova University's engineering department are returning from international trips where their sights were set on helping others.
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University of Pennsylvania Law School
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John McDevitt
October 18, 2019 - 12:47 pm
Minority law student groups at the University of Pennsylvania are calling for the dismissal of a professor who they say is offensive. The students claim professor Amy Wax has been delivering remarks that are racist, bigoted and homophobic over the years.
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Jennifer Yen, special education teacher at Alexander Graham Bell School, joins the rally as Chicago Public Schools teachers picket, Thursday morning, Oct. 17, 2019, at Lane Tech High School in Chicago.
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AP News
October 17, 2019 - 3:31 pm
Chicago teachers went on strike Thursday, marching on picket lines in defense of their union's "social justice" agenda after failing to reach a contract deal in a dispute that canceled classes for more than 300,000 students.
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School lunches.
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David Madden
October 16, 2019 - 3:32 pm
Cherry Hill’s school board adopted a new subsidized meal program after some parents complained about how it was being administered. Now there’s a move in the New Jersey legislature to address those issues long term.
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tuna sandwich
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Justin Udo
October 16, 2019 - 7:45 am
The Cherry Hill Public School District is implementing a new lunch policy following negative backlash from the community. The hot-button issue has gained national attention.
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Temple faculty rally
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Mike DeNardo
October 15, 2019 - 3:59 pm
Faculty members at Temple University rallied on campus Tuesday afternoon, hours before their labor contract expires at midnight. Read more here.
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Joint Health Science Center in Camden.
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David Madden
October 15, 2019 - 2:45 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — It's another step in Camden’s resurgence as officials opened the $70 million Joint Health Science Center , which will be the home for research work done by Rowan and Rutgers universities. Camden County College and two medical schools will also play a part. This is the...
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Pat Loeb
October 14, 2019 - 6:13 pm
Philadelphia's University of the Sciences has fostered a relationship with Central High School that both schools say has worked well.
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Benjamin Franklin High School resumes at Khepera
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Kim Glovas
October 14, 2019 - 10:57 am
After nearly two weeks, Benjamin Franklin High School students finally resumed classes Monday while their school building goes through asbestos removal. Read more here.
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Test
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David Madden
October 12, 2019 - 6:30 am
A few years ago, Camden schools were not performing very well in state tests. But now, for the fourth year in a row, the district reports improvements in its Standardized Learning Assessment. Read more here.
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