A recent report from the Pennsylvania education advocacy group calls the state’s funding system for public schools a failure. The Education Law Center goes so far as to say Pennsylvania violates the state’s constitutional requirement for a system of public education that benefits all.
Payments to cyber charter schools are making a “big hit” on the Apollo-Ridge School District's budget, Superintendent Matt Curci says. To address that, the school board Monday approved a resolution calling on lawmakers to reform the state's cyber charter school funding formula.
That's why Aument, a Republican state House member from Landisville, is proposing legislation to establish a database of state-approved computer-based courses in all subjects for students in grades three to 12.
April 6, 2013 The Penn Stater Convention Center Hotel; State College, PA
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