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Monday, November 19, 2018 9:27 AM

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection awarded more than $610,000 in grant funding to four school districts for clean energy vehicle projects that will help improve air quality and public health and save the schools thousands in costs.
Port Allegheny Reporter Argus, Nov. 15, 2018
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Friday, November 16, 2018 11:34 AM

The familiar high school rituals take place every spring. Athletes sign letters of intent to play for college programs as their coaches beam with pride, the photographs splashed across social media. Other high school seniors wave college acceptance letters as their names are announced at school assemblies.

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Source: Mother Nature Network, April 2018.


 
Friday, November 16, 2018 10:52 AM

Another year, another possible billion-dollar budget deficit for Pennsylvania. That’s the financial outlook for the state’s 2019-20 budget and five years beyond, as issued Thursday by the Legislature’s nonpartisan Independent Fiscal Office.
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Source: Allentown Morning Call, Nov. 15, 2018.

 
Friday, November 16, 2018 10:50 AM

Pennsylvania officials on Thursday unveiled a new way to measure public schools' progress, in a further shift away from the strict accountability culture of the No
Child Left Behind era. The Future Ready PA Index evaluates schools and districts in academic performance, student progress, and college and career readiness.
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Source: Philadelphia Inquirer, Nov. 15, 2018.

 
Friday, November 16, 2018 10:48 AM

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection awarded more than $610,000 in grant funding to four school districts for clean energy vehicle projects that will help improve air quality and public health and save the schools thousands in costs.
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Source: Port Allegheny Reporter Argus, Nov. 15, 2018.

 
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 3:07 PM

Governor Wolf signed SB 1095 today with PA Principals executive directors and other education organizations, PASA, PSBA and PSEA.

SB 1095execs with governor

 
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 9:19 AM

This is American Education Week, a chance to celebrate public schools and recognize the valuable work of all those who contribute to children's education. American Education Week has been celebrated nationally every year since 1921. Rich Askey, vice president of the Pennsylvania State Education Association, called public schools the cornerstones of the communities they serve, welcoming students of all backgrounds and abilities. He said the success of those schools depends on everyone who plays a part.

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Source: Public News Service, Nov. 12, 2018.

 

 

 
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 9:04 AM

In a case with statewide implications, plaintiffs will argue before Commonwealth Court today that school districts should be subject to the state's anti-discrimination law when failing to intercede when students are harassed by peers based on classifications such as race, gender, religion and sexual orientation.
WHYY, Nov. 13, 2018


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Tuesday, November 13, 2018 8:32 AM

Move more, sit less and get kids active as young as age 3, say new federal guidelines that stress that any amount and any type of exercise helps health.

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Tuesday, November 13, 2018 8:27 AM

Public education – and how it should be funded - was a core issue in this year’s elections here in Pennsylvania. Voters chose to reelect Governor Tom Wolf, who ran on his record of investing in education and restoring past cuts in school funding.

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