Sunday, December 26, 2010
Inky:Follow the Money/PN:Keystone Exams
Posted on Sun, Dec. 26, 2010
Elections have consequences, so it's hardly shocking that Republican Gov.-elect Tom Corbett is loading up his transition team with business leaders.
But Corbett's reliance on advisers who contributed bundles of cash to his campaign is another deflating example of money buying access in
. It's a strong argument for campaign-finance limits in Harrisburg . Pennsylvania
Read more: http://www.philly.com/inquirer/opinion/20101226_Inquirer_Editorial__Follow_the_money.html#ixzz19EoSDXt3
Teachers, students wonder about new Keystone Exams meant to assess learning
Published: Saturday, December 25, 2010, 4:39 PM
Education Coalition – now 300+ Keystone State
The Keystone State Education Coalition was originally established in 2006 as the Southeastern Pennsylvania School Districts’ Education Coalition (SPSDEC). It is a growing grass roots public education advocacy group comprised of over 300 locally elected, volunteer school board members (no salaries, no benefits, no pensions) and administrators from 127 Pennsylvania school districts in Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Berks, Bucks, Butler, Centre, Chester, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Indiana, Lancaster, Lawrence, Lehigh, Mercer, Montgomery, Susquehanna, Tioga and Washington Counties.