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How the next Pennsylvania governor could shape education?

Pennsylvania has a fraught history when it comes to funding public education.

By Sarah Schneider/WESA

Pennsylvania offers fewer educational opportunities to students of color, report finds

Pennsylvania students of color are far less likely to have options to attend schools with advanced placement courses, experienced teachers, and low suspension rates than white students, according to a new report.

By Sarah Schneider/WESA

Nearly 3,000 Allegheny County students are known to lack homes. A nonprofit says there are far more.

A small percentage of students are living on the streets, while nearly 30% are in shelters.

By Sarah Schneider/WESA

Pennsylvania’s largest teachers union denounces Doug Mastriano‚Äôs plan to cut education spending

Pa. Republican state Sen. Doug Mastriano said during a radio interview that he would cut per-student spending by almost half if elected governor.

By Sarah Schneider/WESA