Mike DeNardo
December 04, 2018 - 1:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Looking for a teaching job in Philadelphia? A local nonprofit aims to list all of them — traditional district, charter, Catholic and private schools — on a single website. TeachPHL.org has more than 150 teaching jobs posted on the site in these different divisions,...
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Paul Kurtz
October 21, 2018 - 10:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- From New Jersey to California, underfunded teachers are turning to social media to get the supplies they need. "A Newton’s Law Kit, circuit games, there's also Crayola Model Magic, so we can build diagrams and solar system models," said Valerie Potero, a science...
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Students from the Community College of Philadelphia collected school supplies to give to local elementary students and their teachers.
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Justin Udo
August 14, 2018 - 8:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Students from the Community College of Philadelphia volunteered their time, effort and resources to help hundreds of kids go back to school with the supplies they need. The book bag drive and collection for school supplies was spearheaded by students at CCP. "This...
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A science field trip today for dozens of Philly teachers.
Mike DeNardo-KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
May 07, 2018 - 2:32 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Science entertainer Grand Hank had 80 Philadelphia teachers waving their arms to the beat in his keynote to the daylong science, technology, engineering and math conference at GlaxoSmithKline headquarters at the Navy Yard. The program was staged by the Philadelphia...
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Eleven area teachers were honored at the 12th annual Teacher Hero Awards.
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Kimberly Adams
May 05, 2018 - 2:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Area teachers have gone above and beyond their job requirements to provide the best education for their students. A group of educators were honored in Old City for their efforts, like Greenwood Elementary School in Hamilton, New Jersey, teacher Dayna Kowalski. "It's...
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Music teacher Noah Karvelis
AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin
April 26, 2018 - 11:13 am
By Melissa Daniels, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) — A wave of red-clad teachers will crash upon the Arizona state Capitol on Thursday for an unprecedented walkout that closed most of the state's public school schools, part of an educator uprising that's also bubbled up in Colorado. Around 30,000 to...
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Tens of thousands of Kentucky and Oklahoma teachers were ditching classrooms on April 2, 2018 to rally at their state capitals, demanding more education funding for students
April 03, 2018 - 11:55 pm
By Holly Yan and Nick Valencia OKLAHOMA (CNN) -- This is a battle that could shutter some classrooms indefinitely. Hundreds of Oklahoma teachers filled the state Capitol for a second day Tuesday, demanding an additional $150 million in school funding and increased raises for themselves and support...
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