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Tuesday, October 2, 2018 8:41 AM

Trebek set up the debate as a “conversation” because he said most people know how they will vote and where the candidates stand on issues.
Allentown Morning Call, Oct. 1, 2018
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Tuesday, October 2, 2018 8:40 AM

Pennsylvania will be the first state in the nation with statewide deployment of a threat reporting system devised by people whose children were killed by a shooter at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut, officials announced Monday. The program, called "Safe2Say," is expected to be up and running by early January. 
Pennlive, Oct. 1, 2018
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Monday, October 1, 2018 10:31 AM

School districts across Pennsylvania are under a deadline to complete a safety survey. The School Safety and Security Committee, which developed and approved the survey, was established within the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency by Act 44 of 2018.
ABC Channel 27, Sept. 28, 2018
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Monday, October 1, 2018 10:17 AM

Join the PA Principals Association, the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) and the National Association of Elementary School Principals in celebrating National Principals Month in the month of October. Click here to view PA Senate Resolution 423, Prime Sponsor Sen. Andrew E. Dinniman, declaring October 2018 as National Principals' Month.

Several activities have been planned to help you celebrate your principals, including e-cards, professional learning webinars, National Principal Shadowing Week, and a Capitol Hill Event on October 3rd that will highlight federal support for principals.

As you participate in National Principals Month throughout October, be sure to share on social media using #ThankAPrincipal — and follow the hashtag to see how others are celebrating the event.

Click here to view more information regarding National Principals' Month from NAESP.

Click here to view more information regarding National Principals' Month from NASSP.

 

 

 

 
Friday, September 28, 2018 9:04 AM

This question came up again and again Tuesday during an at-times heated hearing of the Senate's education committee: Does the law allow schools to use federal money to arm teachers?
NPR.org, Sept. 25, 2018
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Thursday, September 27, 2018 9:51 AM

A state law dating back to the late 19th century that prohibits teachers from wearing anything on the job that indicates their religion is one step closer to being repealed. The House Education Committee voted unanimously on Monday, Sept. 24, to pass a bill to repeal what is known as the Garb Law.
Elizabethtown Advocate, Sept. 27, 2018
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Thursday, September 27, 2018 9:50 AM

The bill, which was approved by a 48-0 vote, allows school boards to decide if they want to have cameras installed on their school bus stop arms to capture images of vehicles that ignore a bus's flashing red lights and activated stop arm. It now goes to the House of Representatives for consideration in their final days of this legislative session.
Pennlive, Sept. 26, 2018
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Thursday, September 27, 2018 9:49 AM

Lawmakers want to offer students three other paths to a state-certified graduation, including one asking students to secure a letter guaranteeing full-time employment or the completion of an internship.
WITF, Sept. 27, 2018
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Wednesday, September 26, 2018 3:11 PM

While in Pittsburgh Monday, Pennsylvania Secretary of Education Pedro Rivera made a stop at the Sto-Rox Junior-Senior High School. Inside the principal’s office, Rivera met with Superintendent Frank Dalmas to hatch a plan: How can the struggling district share services with other districts so that students will have access to more classes and opportunities?

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Wednesday, September 26, 2018 8:48 AM

Joining Smart Talk on Wednesday to discuss e-cigarette use among youth and the public is Erika Sward, assistant vice president of national advocacy for the American Lung Association and Jennifer Hobbs-Folkenroth, national senior director, tobacco, American Lung Association.
WITF, Sept. 26, 2018
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