Category Archives: Angie Mason

This time, kids smooched a piglet for a good cause

I’ve blogged before about how principals are often doing crazy things to reward their students,┬ámaybe for hitting a reading goal or a fundraising milestone. On the list of crazy things, we’ve seen principals pucker up to pigs. The events usually … Continue reading

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York City School District audit coming

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York City situation draws attention in national media

The possible conversion of York City School District buildings to charter schools run by outside operators has drawn the attention of some national news outlets and bloggers lately. The attention has been coming from sources opposed to the idea of … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania School Boards Association asks candidates about education

The Pennsylvania School Boards Association sent six education-related questions to every state House and Senate candidate. Their answers have been compiled on this website, where you can search for the candidates in your area. It looks like only one candidate … Continue reading

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York City teachers cite fraud report in fighting charters

York City teachers, who continue to fight the possibility that charter operators could be brought in to run district buildings next year, this week pointed to a report┬ádetailing fraud by charter school officials in the state. The Center for Popular … Continue reading

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How do you quiet your noisy classroom?

Teachers have tricks for quieting noisy classrooms. What are yours?

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Read more about charter meeting, rally in York City

Read more about a rally and meeting regarding the possibility of charter operators being brought in to run York City School District buildings.

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Former city administrator returns as William Penn assistant principal

A former York City School District administrator has returned as a high school acting assistant principal.

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York City schedules meetings with charter operators

The York City School District has three public meetings scheduled with charter operators interested in taking over district schools starting next year, an option being considered by the school board.

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ALS ice bucket challenge hits York County schools

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