A new bill going through Harrisburg is trying to level the playing field for education. It would allow students who don’t have access to a class at their school to… Read More
Last year, 48% of all Pennsylvania schools employed no teachers of color. Even in cities such as Philadelphia, where more than half of the teachers of color work, there are… Read More
The number of summer meal programs are expected to shrink this year now that a majority of pandemic-era waivers are set to expire June 30. Click here for full article…. Read More
Robert Palazzo, Principal at Panther Valley Elementary School in the Panther Valley School District, has been named Pennsylvania’s 2022 National Distinguished Principal (NDP) by the Pennsylvania Principals Association. As a state… Read More
There are now fewer preschoolers in Pennsylvania. Click here for full article. Source: ABC Channel 27, April 29, 2022.
A package of bills aimed at improving mental health services and education at public schools moved to the House floor on Monday. The bills moved out of the House Education Committee with… Read More
Governor Tom Wolf today announced that Department of Education Secretary Dr. Noe Ortega will resign his position with the commonwealth on April 29. The governor also announced his intention to name… Read More
Legislatures in Vermont, Minnesota, Massachusetts, Colorado and New York have introduced bills looking to secure universal school meals for at least one more year, with some looking to extend it… Read More
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Teen mental health already was deteriorating before the coronavirus pandemic. In the two years since, the isolation, grief and anxiety created by school closures, deaths and loss of family income… Read More