Established in 2006, the Keystone State Education Coalition is a growing grass roots, non-partisan public education advocacy group of several hundred locally elected, volunteer school board members and administrators from school districts throughout Pennsylvania. Our mission is to evaluate, discuss and inform our boards, district constituents and legislators on legislative issues of common interest and to facilitate active engagement in public education advocacy.
Public school districts brace for possibility of vouchers ByJodi Weigand PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW Tuesday, February 15, 2011
Pittsburgh Public Schools could send more than $3.8 million in state money to other districts or private schools in the first year of a proposed tuition voucher program, according to the Pennsylvania School Boards Association.
Reminder: Senate Education Committee public hearing on SB 1
On February 16, the Senate Education Committee will hold a public hearing to discuss Senate Bill 1 (voucher legislation). The meeting will begin at 9:15 a.m. and will be held in Hearing Room 1 in the NorthOfficeBuilding of the Capitol.