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New Program Helps Provide Food For Students In Need

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Starting Thursday, students at a North Philadelphia school will be getting a monthly backpack of food to take home, courtesy of Philabundance. 163 more words


Trump Administration Does Away With Obama Policies On Transgender Bathrooms In Schools

By Ariane de Vogue, Mary Kay Mallonee and Emanuella Grinberg

PHILADELPHIA (CNN) — The Trump administration on Wednesday night withdrew Obama-era guidance on transgender bathroom use in public schools. 433 more words


Declining Enrollment Forces Closure Of Audubon Elementary In Montgomery County

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (CBS) — Facing declining enrollment, Methacton School District in Montgomery County has voted to shut down an elementary school.

Methacton School District started exploring options in 2014. 71 more words


Speedy Degree: Best Tips to Help You Finish Your Program In Record Time

While college can be a great experience, every extra semester you spend taking classes will cost quite a bit of money. This has left many people wondering what they can do to complete their courses and graduate as quickly as possible. 470 more words


College Board To Boost SAT Security Globally 

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The firm that owns the SAT college entrance exam is boosting security around the world following test-stealing and other cheating in recent years. 378 more words


Computer Coding Academy Launches In Center City

PHILADELPHIA (CBS)–In Philadelphia, the business landscape is booming and to keep up, tech help is needed.

A new company that has just launched in Center City is giving software engineers an intense learning experience where you can change your life in under three months. 376 more words


Rock Legend Eddie Van Halen Helps Bring Music Back To Schools

By Benjamin Bamsey

PHILADELPHIA (CNN)–Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Eddie Van Halen credits music with keeping him out of trouble — and he asks an important question: “Could you imagine a world without music?” 334 more words