- Two in three Pennsylvania voters believe the state is on the "wrong track."
- Two in five voters say the government and the politicians are the biggest problems facing the state.
- One in seven voters believe the legislature is doing a good or excellent job.
- Four in five voters believe state government needs to be reformed.
- Schools identified as falling in to the “bottom 5%”
- Teacher Evaluation
- Charter school issues and solutions
- 10 school directors
- 3 superintendents (1 rural, 1 suburban and 1 urban)
- 3 school principals (1 HS, 1 MS and 1 elementary)
- 2 representatives from district staff (business manager, guidance, curriculum, etc.)
- 2 representatives from other public education groups (EPLC, PASA, charter school, etc.)
- Support/content experts as identified
Networking and Coffee - 9:30 a.m. Program - 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Ron Cowell, President, The Education Policy and
Deborah Gordon Klehr, Executive Director, Education Law Center
Dr. George Steinhoff, Superintendent, Penn Delco School District
Representatives of other statewide and regional organizations are still to be confirmed.
- Scranton area — Feb. 6 Abington Heights SD, Clarks Summit
- North Central area —Feb. 13 Mansfield University, Mansfield
- $150 per registrant (No charge if your district has a LEARN Pass. Note: All-Access members also have LEARN Pass.)
- One-hour lunch on your own — bring your lunch, go to lunch, or we’ll bring a box lunch to you; coffee/tea provided all day
- Course materials available online or we’ll bring a printed copy to you for an additional $25
- Registrants receive one month of 100-level online courses for each registrant, after the live class
Wednesday, February 17 - 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. -
Thursday, February 25 - 8:30-11:00 a.m. -
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