Main Line Media News October 3, 2014
The Leagues of Women Voters for Radnor, Haverford, Chester County, Lower Merion and Narberth will hold a public forum entitled “Keystone Exams Not Just Another Standardized Test” on Oct. 7. The forum, also sponsored by area school districts, will enlighten parents and the community about the state’s new high school graduation requirement and how it affects public school students. Sharon Kletzien, education specialists for the League of Women Voters of PA will moderate and Amber Gentile, chairwoman of the teachers education at
Pennsylvania charter schools have recruited, multiplied and evolved, growing from nothing at the enabling law's passage in 1997 to 128,712 students attending 176 real and virtual schoolhouses statewide. Last year, charters raked in more than $853 million in educational tax dollars, bringing the 17-year total to more than $5.3 billion. Advocates say this is just the beginning.
Don't repeat this history
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 11 AM, Pittsburgh
* meeting times and locations subject to change
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Panelists Will Include:
Education Lawyer, Josh Kershenbaum, Esq.
Additional Panelists To Be Announced
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Doors will open at 5 with student performances. Followed by book signing.
The Network for Public Education will hold a historic event in one month's time.