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Aug 28, 2013, 15:51 ET PA Cyber students model the future at 3D printer camp

 Today they're using 3D printers to make models of favorite video game characters. Tomorrow, they may be programming 3D printers to build a...


Jan 25, 2013, 12:57 ET Pennsylvania's largest cyber charter school reacts to new state House initiative

Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School interim CEO Dr. Michael J. Conti today issued the following statement in response to the state House Republican...


Oct 11, 2012, 15:16 ET PA Cyber Charter School opens Allentown office

Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School has opened an Allentown office. Families in the Lehigh Valley and northeastern Pennsylvania interested in...


May 11, 2012, 10:43 ET The Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School announces interim CEO

 The Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School today announced that Dr. Nick Trombetta, its founder and Chief Executive Officer, will step down...


Apr 25, 2012, 11:08 ET PA Cyber Charter School begins enrolling students for 2012-2013 school year

The Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School, the state's largest and most successful public online school, has scheduled 11 enrollment events in...


Feb 03, 2012, 09:47 ET Students From the Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School Discuss Physics, Education With Nation's Top Graduate Students

It's every high school science nerd's dream: an opportunity to chat with graduate students and ask about all kinds of stranger-than-fiction physics...


Aug 22, 2011, 16:22 ET Lt. Gov. Cawley: PA Cyber Makes AYP Again

The lieutenant governor himself announced the outcome of 2011 PSSA state testing for the Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School. On a tour of school...


Mar 09, 2011, 18:18 ET PA Cyber Leader Lauds Innovation and Accountability Initiatives in Budget Proposal

As the leader of commonwealth's largest online school, Dr. Nick Trombetta today applauded the Corbett administration for including in its 2011-12...


Feb 22, 2011, 11:33 ET Lt. Gov. Cawley Explores Virtual Learning

PA Cyber provides tour and digital education demonstration Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. Jim Cawley yesterday toured The Pennsylvania Cyber Charter...


Jan 31, 2011, 14:37 ET PA Cyber Goes Super

Interactive technology takes students to site of Super Bowl XLV Veteran Pittsburgh sports broadcaster and Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School...


Nov 27, 2010, 12:00 ET PA Cyber Charter School Hits 10,000 Enrollment

Tiffany Spencer, 16, is an 11th grade student from Clearfield County who wants to be a nurse. She also is the 10,000th student this school year in...


Sep 13, 2010, 22:49 ET PA Cyber Makes AYP

Largest charter school in nation ever to make AYP The Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School for the second straight year has met all 29 performance...


Jul 23, 2010, 16:47 ET PA Cyber's New 'Building Blocks' Learning Centers to Engage 'Children's Natural Love of Learning'

Announcement of first location at former Mt. Gallitzin Academy in Baden The Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School will launch a new service for its...


Jun 08, 2010, 17:28 ET PA Cyber to Graduate 1,032 in Ceremonies at Pittsburgh, Harrisburg

Online school launches alumni organization For many of the 1,032 graduating seniors in the Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School, the school's 10th...


May 11, 2010, 10:28 ET Sen. Piccola: Charter schools follow 'Freedom Road'

Pa. Senate Education chair visits PA Cyber, Lincoln Park charter schools Making that turn onto Freedom Road brought me right into Midland ... one...


Mar 15, 2010, 14:25 ET PA Cyber Charter School Hosts Information Expos across Pennsylvania

'What is a cyber school? How does it work?' It has been 10 years since the Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School opened as the state's first K-12...


Sep 03, 2009, 16:08 ET Enrollment Growth Prompts PA Cyber Charter School to Expand Harrisburg, Philadelphia Regional Offices

In response to enrollment growth, the state's largest cyber charter school is moving into larger regional offices in both Philadelphia and...


Aug 20, 2009, 13:42 ET PA Cyber 'Gold Standard' for Online Education; Former U.S. Education Secretary Tours High-Tech School

A former U.S. Secretary of Education came away impressed with his first look at PA Cyber Charter School and Lincoln Interactive...


Aug 17, 2009, 19:26 ET PA Cyber Showcases High-Tech Cyber Education for Former U.S. Education Secretary Richard W. Riley

The world has changed and America's kids need a high-tech education. On Wednesday, Aug. 19, former U.S. Secretary of Education Richard W. Riley...


Aug 10, 2009, 08:05 ET PA Cyber Hosts 'How to Start a Charter School' Teleconference

PA Cyber Charter School will provide host sites in western Pennsylvania and Harrisburg on the evening of Thursday, Aug. 20, for an interactive...


Jul 21, 2009, 14:13 ET PA Cyber Charter School Meets All AYP Performance Targets for 2009

PA Cyber, Pennsylvania's largest and most successful cyber charter school, has met 29 of 29 AYP performance targets for 2009 and will advance to...


Dec 15, 2008, 15:11 ET 'Nutcracker' Staged to Benefit Fund for Slain FBI Agent Hicks

In a benefit for the Samuel Hicks Memorial Fund, a special performance of the classic ballet "The Nutcracker" will be performed at 2 p.m. Sunday,...


Sep 26, 2008, 01:00 ET Ligonier Student Earns National Merit Commendation

LIGONIER, Pa., Sept. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Anna Hanley, a senior in the Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School, has been named a Commended Student in...


Sep 25, 2008, 01:00 ET New Director Tackles Challenges of PA Cyber Charter School

MIDLAND, Pa., Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- As a 6-7, 305-pound offensive tackle for the University of North Carolina, Andrew Oberg used his...


Sep 17, 2008, 01:00 ET PA Cyber Charter School Weathers Remnants of Hurricane Ike

MIDLAND, Pa., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School (http://www.pacyber.org) continued nearly normal operations in...