Schools

Johnny Lopez
September 18, 2020 - 5:00 am
Body temperature checks have been seen as an advanced way to help curtail the transmission of COVID, but some medical experts are warning they may not be effective and could be giving parents, teachers and students a false sense of security.
Read More
Johnny Lopez
September 12, 2020 - 6:00 am
A Colorado seventh grader was suspended after a teacher saw him move a toy gun in the midst of an online class. He was suspended and police were called to do a welfare check.
Read More
Jessica Yi
September 02, 2020 - 1:30 am
There’s an ongoing push to revamp indoor air systems to slow the transmission of the coronavirus. Dr. Joseph Allen has developed thorough risk reduction and reopening strategies for schools and other types of buildings.
Read More
Lizzy Buczak
August 28, 2020 - 3:06 pm
School closures due to coronavirus continue. On Wednesday night, an elementary school in Mississippi notified parents that all kindergarteners must quarantine for two weeks. Read more now.
Read More
RADIO.COM Staff
August 28, 2020 - 9:06 am
Workers with the NYC Department of Education are using toilet paper on sticks to measure airflow in school classrooms before students return, and officials say the simple technique is recommended by the CDC amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Read More
Maya Rajamani
August 12, 2020 - 12:30 am
One New Jersey school district says it can’t start off the school year with in-person classes, as 375 of its teachers are unable to return to classrooms for health-related reasons, according to a report.
Read More
Johnny Lopez
August 08, 2020 - 3:53 pm
Over 26 million children across the country rely on school buses to get them to class, so many districts are implementing new health and social distancing guidelines.
Read More
Johnny Lopez
August 08, 2020 - 2:16 pm
A Florida teacher stated her opinion on the ongoing debate over reopening schools by writing her own obituary. She shared the obituary on social media amid concerns of returning to classrooms as the coronavirus pandemic continues to spike.
Read More
PA Education Secretary Pedro Rivera
The Office of Governor Tom Wolf / flickr.com/governortomwolf
KDKA Radio Staff
August 05, 2020 - 7:36 am
Secretary Pedro Rivera has been hired as president of Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology in Lancaster.
Read More
A high schools empty hallway because school is closed due to the caronavirus in March 2020
Getty Images
KDKA Radio Staff
July 30, 2020 - 7:50 am
CDC Director Dr. Robert R. Redfield said “It is critically important for our public health to open schools this fall.”
Read More

Pages