Gov. Tom Corbett last week signed into law House Bill 198, the Dyslexia and Early Literacy Intervention Pilot Program, sponsored by state Rep. Ed Neilson.
Thomas E. Perez, the secretary of the U.S. Department of Labor, paid a recent visit to the Finishing Trades Institute training facility, at 2190 Hornig Road in the Far Northeast.
Even if early education pays, should the state foot the bill?
Students receive maritime-themed education in former Stephen A. Douglas High School building.
As a toddler, Ryan Donaghy suffered from frequent head pain.
Guy Lowery might look young enough to be a college undergraduate, but he subscribes to some old-school theories on education.
— Editor’s Note: In this second of two parts, the Northeast Times examines programs and initiatives at Samuel Fels High School that have helped reduce the frequency of serious student misconduct while improving attendance, truancy rates and standardized test scores.