Education

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Boris Shiloff
August 16, 2020 - 1:06 pm
The Pupil Transportation Department of Pittsburgh Public Schools (PTDPPS) is focused on the health and safety of the district's students and drivers.
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Joe DeStio
August 14, 2020 - 4:01 pm
School administrators in Pennsylvania are being told buildings do not have to be evacuated when a student or staff member is identified with COVID-19.
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KDKA Radio Staff
August 14, 2020 - 12:45 pm
Allderdice High School has canceled conditioning for girls’ soccer for two weeks after a player tested for COVID-19.
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North Hills High School
North Hills School District
KDKA Radio Staff
August 14, 2020 - 9:26 am
More school districts in the Pittsburgh area are pushing back the start of in-person instruction.
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KDKA Radio Staff
August 14, 2020 - 8:46 am
The district's original start date was August 26.
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Nick Horwat
August 13, 2020 - 5:17 pm
The moving of the start date for elementary schools comes in response to the teachers who requested more time to implement health and safety protocols regarding COVID-19.
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Andrew Limberg
August 13, 2020 - 3:27 pm
It doesn’t appear that talks with the PIAA will change Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf’s mind about postponing school fall sports.
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Governor Tom Wolf
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Andrew Limberg
August 11, 2020 - 12:54 pm
Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf is responding to pleas he reconsider his recommendation against playing high school sports this fall.
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Andrew Limberg
August 10, 2020 - 1:28 pm
The Pennsylvania Departments of Education and Health have introduced recommendations to school administrators and governing bodies on what instructional models they should consider implementing for the upcoming school year, after some school officials asked for further guidance.
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WPIAL Executive Director Amy. Scheuneman
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Andrew Limberg
August 10, 2020 - 10:45 am
The Executive Director of the WPIAL says she is “frustrated” with Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf’s recommendation to postponed high school sports until January 1 and says the organization is letting students and parents know they are working to have sports this fall.
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