Charter Reform Bills On October 16, the Senate voted SB 1085 out of the Senate Education Committee. During the meeting numerous questions were posed from both Republican and Democratic senators who feel the bill does not effectively address many issues: pension “double dip”, expansion of charter schools, truancy, etc. In the end, the general consensus […]
On September 12, the PA Board of Education voted, 13-4, to approve revisions to Chapter 4 concerning the Keystone Exams and adoption of the PA Core Standards
On August 26, Acting Secretary of Education William Harner abruptly resigned
Proposed revisions to Chapter 4, based on concerns about Common Core standards
The US Department of Education has granted Pennsylvania a waiver to NCLB (No Child Left Behind).