Monday March 5th – Call to Action – Take 5 minutes today.
Please forward this information to any and all public education stakeholders.
Education Voters Pennsylvania, joined by several education advocacy groups, will hold a "Statewide Call to Action for Education" on Monday, March 5. Tell the Governor and your state legislators "No more cuts to education!" For more information on how you can participate, visit http://www.educationvoterspa.org/index.php/site/news/call-to-action-for-public-education11/.
Action Alert: Special Education Votes in March
Additional info: http://reformspecialedfunding.org/2012/02/action-alert-special-education-votes-in-march/
The House will begin hearings Monday on Corbett's education funding proposals.
Policy experts warn proposed state budget hurts kids, taxpayers
And the backlash will hit the wallets of citizens across the state when local school districts in turn hike real estate taxes, said Ron Cowell, president of The Education Policy and
Midstate school districts again face tough budget choices
Updated: Friday, March 02, 2012,
Beset by rising pension and operating costs as well as state funding reductions, school districts across the midstate are once again finding themselves in the midst of a tough budget cycle.
directors to meet March 15 at BLaST IU in
Chester Community Charter School contracts with Charter School Management Company, a private firm, to manage and operate the state’s largest brick and mortar charter school. Charter School Management Company is owned by Vahan Gureghian, who was Governor Corbett’s largest individual campaign contributor and a member of his education transition team.
disclose financial records Chester Community Charter
need less testing and more assessing California
Christopher McGinley, Superintendent,
Nofre Vaquer, Director, ARC of Philadelphia
Hiram Rivera, Executive Director, Philadelphia Student Union
Dale Mezzacappa, Contributing Editor, Philadelphia Public School Notebook
Dan Hardy, Contributing Editor, Philadelphia Inquirer
Please RSVP by March 12 to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Auditor General will speak to the public followed by Q & A Session.