Wednesday, August 3, 2011
School Choice Hearings and Meetings
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The House Education Committee is scheduled to hold informational meetings on school choice and charter schools August 3rd and 4th from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm in Room 140, Main Capitol.
The meetings are open to the public. There appears to be very little representation of groups or individuals presenting opposing views.
Click here for agenda: http://keystonestateeducationcoalition.blogspot.com/2011/08/house-education-committee-is-scheduled.html
— As the state legislature continues to debate the controversial issue of school choice and tuition vouchers, proponents of and opponents of the issue addressed their concerns about improving education during a panel discussion today in Philadelphia hosted by the Senate Democratic Policy Committee.
The divisive issue of school vouchers took center stage today at a hearing in Northeast Philadelphia.