February 8th, 2017 at 10:51 PM
Snjezana Balaz, Ph.D., left, a Youngstown State University assistant professor of physics, makes a point Wednesday during a forum on the impact of President Trump’s temporary immigration ban on YSU’s academic programs.
February 8th, 2017 at 12:00 AM
Books explore Buddhism and address the intersection of religion and violence
February 7th, 2017 at 05:57 PM
The Senate on Tuesday confirmed school choice advocate Betsy DeVos as Education secretary by the narrowest of margins, with Vice President Mike Pence breaking a 50-50 tie in a historic vote.
February 4th, 2017 at 12:09 AM
The gun was loaded but appeared old.
February 4th, 2017 at 12:07 AM
Youngstown City School District’s transportation department was recognized for its first of many steps toward success.
February 4th, 2017 at 12:05 AM
Students scrambled to make ends meet with limited resources during a two-hour poverty simulation.
February 4th, 2017 at 12:04 AM
Hot chocolate was their product of choice.
February 3rd, 2017 at 12:03 AM
The presentation covered a variety of topics, including sexting, cyberbullying, avoiding online predators and online harassment.
February 3rd, 2017 at 12:01 AM
United Way Director of Education and Initiatives Kathy Mock reads to Justin Pearce, 5, a preschooler at Taft Elementary School in Youngstown during Literacy Night Thursday.
February 2nd, 2017 at 12:09 AM
Black history should be taught year-round, the district CEO says. The new curriculum will enhance the education offered to all students by including a critical piece of the American experience that’s too-often given short shrift in classrooms across the country, he said.
February 2nd, 2017 at 12:02 AM
Second Poland schools planning meeting open to public, narrows issues for district improvement
February 2nd, 2017 at 12:01 AM
Mariquise Easterly and Odyessie Butler-Reed work together to build a crane out of cardboard, paperclips, tape, string and straws. The activity was part of Thad Jemison’s Introduction to Engineering and Design class, which was introduced at East High School this year.
February 1st, 2017 at 12:10 AM
The cold last day of the month did not stop the heat coming from the McKay Auditorium in Beeghly Hall as more than 150 attendees chanted, “No to DeVos”
January 28th, 2017 at 12:10 AM
Diocese of Youngstown’s Asst. Superintendent Randy Rair said the point of the exercise was to have every student see how cotton seeds are extracted
January 28th, 2017 at 12:01 AM
McKinley Elementary Principal Ed Kempers is retiring after a 30-year career with Poland schools. Friends and colleagues say Kempers distinguished himself by earning the trust of students and creating a safe feeling in the schools where he worked.