Hanging out

Hanging out

As the state’s public school students sit at home while riding out the COVID-19 outbreak, there are lots of unanswered questions regarding the plausibility of online lessons (unlikely, given that not all kids have equal access to the internet at home), and...
Do the math

Do the math

We need to start measuring every Scranton School District budget cut in “Gregg Sunday Pensions.” (Quick answer: there are 27.875 Gregg Sunday Pensions in $2.2 million).
Zipped lips

Zipped lips

Teachers and parents of students at Scranton’s Northeast Intermediate School are looking for answers regarding asbestos cleanup and exposure at the facility. The district isn’t offering many.
Exposure levels

Exposure levels

In the wake of a school closure and student reassignments due to lead- and asbestos-exposure fears, the Scranton School District faces legal challenges.