Mar. 26, 2015 12:45 pm
On a fraction of the budget that a private company (or even other school districts) might have, 20 IT staffers are quietly maintaining one of the city's largest networks. For school districts, it's also one of the nation's fastest, according to a recent report.
Mar. 25, 2015 12:56 pm
Schools across the district are using their limited tech resources to innovate on the classroom experience, create collaborative learning opportunities and introduce students to STEM.
Mar. 10, 2015 7:29 am
Cooking then led to career talk. The coworking space hosted the event, which was organized by culinary-arts nonprofit Kitchen Cred and IT-training nonprofit Tech Impact.
Feb. 26, 2015 11:16 am
While he's right to encourage a discussion of a broad swath of issues, he's wrong to completely discount the mayor's impact on public education.
Feb. 25, 2015 11:41 am
Retaining tech talent: It used to be about brain drain. Now it's about city schools.
Feb. 20, 2015 11:47 am
Brett Mandel, the former candidate for City Controller, says the mayoral candidates should focus on issues they can actually affect.
Feb. 6, 2015 10:28 am
Two city departments are spearheading the 8-week program, where students from South Philly's Chester A. Arthur School meet weekly with top technologists in the Nutter administration.
Jan. 15, 2015 7:31 am
The sixth Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition will accommodate both ideas and ventures. Apply now through Feb. 24.
Dec. 29, 2014 9:29 am
“We all have to understand coding like we have to understand reading and writing.”