HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - It happens every four years in the world of Pennsylvania politics, and it looks like 2016 will be no different - legislative races will be overshadowed by the presidential contest and Republican U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey's re-election campaign. But the current political dynamic in
- December 10, 2015 – President Obama signs the ESSA, a major revamp of No Child Left Behind
- August 1, 2016 – NCLB waivers expire and ESSA transition begins
- 2017-2018 school year – State plans implemented nationwide
- NOW is the time to roll up our sleeves!
Continental Breakfast – 8:00 a.m. Program – 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
An Overview of the Proposed 2016-2017 State Budget and Education Issues Will Be Provided By:
Representative of The Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center
Ron Cowell, President, The Education Policy and Leadership Center
Karina Chavez, Executive Director,
Dr. Jeffrey Fuller, Superintendent,
Cheryl Kleiman, Staff Attorney,
Nathan Mains, Executive Director,
While there is no registration fee, seating is limited and an RSVP is required.
PA Budget and Policy Center website
Join us for an in-depth look at the Governor's 2016-17 budget proposal, including what it means for education, health and human services, and local communities. The Summit will focus on the leading issues facing the commonwealth in 2016, with workshops, lunch, and a legislative panel discussion. Space is limited, so fill out the form below to reserve your spot at the Budget Summit.
Hershey Lodge and Convention Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania
House Majority Leader Rep. Dave Reed, (717) 705-7173
Senate President Pro Tempore Sen. Joe Scarnati, (717) 787-7084
Senate Majority Leader Sen. Jake Corman, (717) 787-1377