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Fox Chapel Area School District’s Mairi Cooper Named Pennsylvania’s 2015 Teacher of the Year
December 8, 2014 - Mairi Cooper, an educator in Fox Chapel Area School District, Allegheny County, today was named Pennsylvania’s 2015 Teacher of the Year

Thaddeus Stevens Elementary School Teacher Michael Baum Named Pennsylvania’s 2014 Milken Educator, Presented with $25,000 Cash Prize
December 3, 2014 - Michael Baum, a second-grade teacher at Thaddeus Stevens Elementary School in Chambersburg Area School District, Franklin County, was surprised this morning when he was named Pennsylvania’s 2014 Milken Educator Award winner

Acting Secretary of Education Petitions Delaware County Court for Appointment of New Receiver for Chester Upland School District
December 1, 2014 - Acting Secretary of Education Carolyn Dumaresq today petitioned the Delaware County Court of Common Pleas to remove Joseph P. Watkins as receiver of Chester Upland School District and appoint Francis V. Barnes, Ph.D, as the district’s receiver.

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