Articles by Mariah

Mariah Gaines

Articles by Mariah

Dr. Walters Instated as PPS Superintendent (From Aug. 25)

Since Anthony Hamlet’s resignation in the fall of last year, Dr. Wayne Walters, a former Pittsburgh Public Schools (PPS) teacher and administrator, has been serving as the interim superintendent of the school district. Dr. Walters agreed to take the interim position for the 2021-22 school year, however, as the search for a permanent superintendent began, Dr. Walters’ name quickly came back into circulation.

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Hot Takes: Ms. Colbert

This year was one of trials and tribulations. The side effects of the COVID-19 pandemic were felt in schools all across the country. Anyone who spent time in a school this past year can attest to the difficulties of surviving chaotic student-filled classrooms and hallways. However, school administrators have an interesting perspective on the matter. The Eagle Times sat down with our principal, Ms. Colbert, to answer some questions about her experience operating a school post-pandemic(ish). 

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