Sub-par options: Charter schools as a class don't measure up
PA House Republican Caucus attempts to level playing field for districts, charter schools
The House Republican Caucus released a plan on Friday that it said would reform charter and cyber charter school funding. “Our goal in developing this package was simple: to propose fair and responsible changes to charter school funding while preserving parental options for our commonwealth’s students,” said Rep. Mike Reese, R-Mt. Pleasant.
As school districts across Pennsylvania prepare their budgets for the coming year and anxiously await Gov. Tom Corbett’s 2013-14 budget proposal, one issue looms larger than all the rest combined — pensions.
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Pennsylvania School Boards Association Headquarters, 400 Bent Creek Boulevard, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050
April 6, 2013 The Penn Stater Convention Center Hotel; State College, PA
Strategic leadership, school budgeting and advocacy are key issues facing today's school district leaders. For your school district to truly thrive, leaders must maintain a solid understanding of these three functions. Attend the 2013 PSBA Leadership Symposium on Advocacy and Issues to ensure you have the skills you need to take your district to the next level.