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College students
March 15, 2019 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — You think your parents embarrassed you in high school? The parents of a ninth-grader in Florida complained when their son's math class was too hard, and the school agreed to change his class. But when the new class proved...
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This car shows a dent in the hod where it struck two school children.
Dan Wing/KYW Newsradio
March 05, 2019 - 8:54 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Two children were hit by a car on their way to school in North Philadelphia on Tuesday morning. Philadelphia Police say a 7-year-old boy and a 4-year-old girl were walking to school with their mother around 7 a.m. when they stepped out into the street and into the...
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The nearest school to one Wyoming kindergartner is more than an hour drive's away. In harsh winter months in the rural area north of Laramie, that trek can be too difficult to cross and infeasible to pass.
Albany School District No 1 via CNN
February 27, 2019 - 8:55 pm
By Shelby Copeland, CNN (CNN) - - The nearest school to one Wyoming kindergartner is more than an hour's drive away. In harsh winter months in the rural area north of Laramie, that trek can be too difficult to cross and infeasible to pass. So, a Wyoming school district will open a school just for...
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Franck Lafortune
New Jersey State Police
Ian Bush
February 06, 2019 - 1:50 pm
SHAMONG TOWNSHIP, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A Burlington County school bus driver has been arrested and charged with watching porn in front of school children. New Jersey State Police say 64-year-old Franck Lafortune of Burlington Township was using his phone to view a sexually explicit video before...
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Dreamstime
Dan Wing
January 15, 2019 - 10:10 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A vehicle crashed into a preschool in Lower Bucks County on Tuesday morning. The vehicle struck the First Children's Academy on Street Road in Upper Southampton around 9 a.m. There is no word on whether the driver of the vehicle or anyone inside the building is...
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Philadelphia school maintenance workers are watching out for faulty equipment after a parent says his young son suffered an electrical burn at school.
Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
January 14, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia school maintenance workers are watching out for faulty equipment after a parent says his young son suffered an electrical burn at school. School activist Antoine Little told the school board last month that his 7-year-old son received a dime-sized burn...
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WeGrow
CNN Business
October 31, 2018 - 10:53 am
By Sara Ashley O'Brien, CNN Business (CNN) -- Inside WeWork's New York City headquarters on a Thursday morning, a handful of kids are selling radishes, kale and peppers. The children are "members" of WeWork's first school, WeGrow, where farming and agriculture is part of the curriculum. They are...
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Lower Merion students participated in a backpack stuffing race for charity — and also attempted to break a Guinness World Record for stuffing the most backpacks with school supplies in the least amount of time.
Hadas Kuznits | KYW Newsradio
Hadas Kuznits
September 08, 2018 - 5:47 pm
LOWER MERION, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Lower Merion students participated in a backpack stuffing race for charity — and also attempted to break a Guinness World Record for stuffing the most backpacks with school supplies in the least amount of time. Lower Merion High School students planned out their...
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parent with child
Valerii Honcharuk | Dreamstime.com
Suzanne Monaghan
September 01, 2018 - 9:32 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It's back to school time, and experts say more than ever parents are overprotective and overly concerned with academic achievement. And that leads to stressed-out kids. When parents are too involved in their children's social and academic success, it leads to anxiety...
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Three out of the first four days of school were cut short this week because of sweltering classrooms.
Mike DeNardo | KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
August 30, 2018 - 2:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With three out of the first four days cut short this week because of sweltering classrooms, Superintendent William Hite chief is taking the heat over the decision to start the school year before Labor Day. Hite said there was no way the School District of Philadelphia...
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