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Wednesday, June 1, 2016 10:44 AM

Not to peddle progress or optimism in a state familiar with neither, but there are flickers of hope in usually hopeless Harrisburg that could be suggestive of positive change.
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Source: Philadelphia Inquirer, June 1, 2016.

 
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 10:43 AM

Dennis Reagle's six science classes created self-propelled cars from household items, including plastic pop bottles, mouse traps and wire coat hangers. (Allegheny Co.)
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Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, May 31, 2016.

 
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 8:58 AM

The Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) is providing an opportunity for local education agencies (LEA) to attend a webinar with a question and answer (Q&A) session that will address the details of the Summer Keystone Exams pre-codes internal snapshot, which will be submitted to the Pennsylvania Information Management System (PIMS).

PDE will be offering a webinar session via "GoToMeeting" on June 3, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

To register, please use the link provided below. A link to the recording of this session, along with a Power Point, will be posted to PDE's website as soon as possible following this session.

Note: Upon registration, you will receive a confirmation email with the specific system requirements and link for joining the webinar.         

June 3, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2942230818579883522

Please contact PDE's Division of Performance Analysis and Reporting with any questions at ra-pas@pa.gov.   

 
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 11:46 AM

The PA Principals Association State Conference, Courage to Lead, will be held Oct. 30 - Nov. 1, 2016 at the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel in State College, PA. Up to 60 PIL credits are available. Register now by clicking here. To view and download the conference registration brochure, click here.

 

 

 
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 10:17 AM

Dozens of Pennsylvania's most distressed school districts are finding it harder to borrow money in the wake of the state's historically protracted budget impasse.
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Source: WHYY Newsworks, May 30, 2016.

 
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 10:16 AM

If proponents of expanded gambling have their way, Pennsylvania may fill part of its looming budget gap with income from round-the-clock cocktails in casinos, slots machines in airports, and wagers made legally on phones and laptops.
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Source: Philadelphia Inquirer, May 31, 2016.

 
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 10:11 AM

In the long-sought effort to level the playing field for school funding, the state Legislature last week passed HB 1552 which will make a fair funding formula part of the Pennsylvania School Code.
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Source: Pottstown Mercury, May 29, 2016.

 
Thursday, May 26, 2016 8:39 AM

The Pennsylvania House in Harrisburg voted 188-3 on Wednesday to institute a new formula that determines how much state aid goes to each school district.
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Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, May 25, 2016.

 
Thursday, May 26, 2016 8:38 AM

Gov. Wolf signed a bill Tuesday that will broaden Pennsylvania's anti-hazing law to cover middle and high schools, and require districts to adopt and enforce anti-hazing policies.
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Source: Philadelphia Inquirer, May 26, 2016.

 
Thursday, May 26, 2016 8:33 AM

Across the region (Lackawanna Co.), as state funding dwindled and pension costs skyrocketed the last five years, school districts eliminated teaching jobs, increased class sizes and borrowed money to keep the doors open. 
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Source: Scranton Times-Tribune, May 25, 2016.

 
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