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Tuesday, October 10, 2017 9:16 AM

It has been more than six months since Betsy DeVos was confirmed as education secretary after one of the most contentious Cabinet nomination battles in memory, and so we thought it worth an update on her major moves so far — and the public response.
NPR, Oct. 8, 2017
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Tuesday, October 10, 2017 9:15 AM

For the past two months, PublicSource’s “Charter Effect” series has covered various topics related to local brick-and-mortar and statewide cyber charter schools. Along the way, you, our readers have asked for additional information. We selected five questions you asked and got the answers for you, based on information from the state Department of Education and charter school operators.
PublicSource, Oct. 10, 2017
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Tuesday, October 10, 2017 9:13 AM

Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's administration will look to borrow against the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center to help plug a projected $2.2 billion deficit and make payments to schools and human services providers.
Associated Press, Oct. 9, 2017
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Friday, October 6, 2017 9:31 AM

Four-fifths of eligible Lancaster County children don’t attend high-quality, publicly funded pre-k programs, a new report says.
Lancaster Online, Oct. 6, 2017
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Friday, October 6, 2017 9:29 AM

In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, schools in the Lehigh Valley have started enrolling students from the hurricane-ravaged island.
Allentown Morning Call, Oct. 6, 2017
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Friday, October 6, 2017 9:27 AM

It had been a chaotic few hours in the state Capitol when House Minority Leader Frank Dermody strode out to the hallway outside the governor’s office to vent his frustration.
The Philadelphia Inquirer, Oct. 5, 2017
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Thursday, October 5, 2017 9:31 AM

A Brashear High School senior is fighting back after the Pittsburgh Public School district warned him he will lose his parking privileges if he drives his truck with confederate flag plates back on school property. ?
WTAE, Oct. 4, 2017
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Thursday, October 5, 2017 9:30 AM

A recent state Supreme Court decision on a school funding lawsuit is a step toward giving every public school student in Pennsylvania a better chance for a quality education, one of the attorneys for the plaintiffs in the case said.
Bucks County Courier Times, Oct. 4, 2017
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Thursday, October 5, 2017 9:29 AM

School districts have an idea how high they will be allowed to raise property taxes for the 2018-19 school year after the Pennsylvania Department of Education released late last week Act 1 indices for approximately 500 districts.
Delaware County Daily Times, Oct. 4, 2017
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Thursday, October 5, 2017 8:37 AM

The Pennsylvania Department of Education’s (PDE) Alternative Education for Disruptive Youth (AEDY) Team will provide a webinar on October 18, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.  The webinar is titled, The State of the State AEDY Program: The Best is Yet to Come. The Pennsylvania Department of Education’s Alternative Education for Disruptive Youth Team will provide an update on the AEDY Program, the AEDY Team, and what to expect in the 2017-18 school year.

To register for the October 18th webinar, go to:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1460906092358065923

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.  On the day of the webinar, PDE recommends that you use the telephone for the audio portion of the webinar. It seems to be the most reliable. 

This webinar will be recorded. If you are unable to attend, a link to the recording will be posted to the PDE website on the AEDY Page as soon as possible following the webinar.

 
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