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Hey, Teach !!! — Dear Students
PA Secretary of
Education Tells Committee Governor Corbett’s Digital Learning Proposal Expands
Educational Opportunities for Students
Harrisburg – Governor Tom Corbett’s proposal to
expand digital learning to all students across Pennsylvania is an important
component to the future of education in Pennsylvania, said Secretary of
Education Ron Tomalis today during testimony before the House Education
Committee. “Digital learning is not just
a short-term trend, it is quickly becoming the new model for education across
the state and throughout the country,” Tomalis said. “The higher
education and business communities as well as our day-to-day lives have adapted
to the digital environment and our public education system must follow the same
path to make sure that students are provided with additional high-quality
The committee’s focus was Rep. Ryan Aument’s (R-Lancaster) proposal, House Bill 983, which would require the Department of Education to create a clearinghouse for online courses to be made accessible to school entities, including school districts, charter and cyber charter schools, intermediate units, and career and technical centers.
Club gets temporary okay at CASHS Alliance
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.