The cold realities of education in a poor Pennsylvania school district – Philadelphia Public School Notebook

The cold realities of education in a poor Pennsylvania school district – Philadelphia Public School Notebook

Philadelphia Public School NotebookThe cold realities of education in a poor Pennsylvania school districtPhiladelphia Public School NotebookFirst, in Pennsylvania, as in many other states, local property taxes make up a big chunk of the money schools have to spend on their students. If your community is property-poor, that means less property tax revenue for your schools. There's also a …and more » See the original post here: The cold realities of education in a poor Pennsylvania school district – Philadelphia Public School Notebook Share...
Pennsylvania lawmakers won’t support Wolf’s education-funding plan – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pennsylvania lawmakers won’t support Wolf’s education-funding plan – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Post-GazettePennsylvania lawmakers won't support Wolf's education-funding planPittsburgh Post-GazetteA week after Gov. Tom Wolf announced a plan to hand out hundreds of millions of dollars in Pennsylvania education money, legislators, including some in his own party, passed a bill that would effectively quash his efforts. “If he vetoes it today, I'll …Where does school funding stand in Pennsylvania?WGAL Lancasterall 22 news articles » View original post here: Pennsylvania lawmakers won’t support Wolf’s education-funding plan – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Share...
Pennsylvania lawmakers won’t support Gov. Tom Wolf’s education-funding plan – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pennsylvania lawmakers won’t support Gov. Tom Wolf’s education-funding plan – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Post-GazettePennsylvania lawmakers won't support Gov. Tom Wolf's education-funding planPittsburgh Post-GazetteTom Wolf announced a plan to hand out hundreds of millions of dollars in Pennsylvania education money, legislators, including some in his own party, passed a bill that would effectively quash his efforts. “If he vetoes it today, I'll be there tomorrow …Where does school funding stand in Pennsylvania?WGAL Lancasterall 25 news articles » Read the original: Pennsylvania lawmakers won’t support Gov. Tom Wolf’s education-funding plan – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Share...
Pennsylvania budget underfunds education, prepares attack on pensions – World Socialist Web Site

Pennsylvania budget underfunds education, prepares attack on pensions – World Socialist Web Site

Parent HeraldPennsylvania budget underfunds education, prepares attack on pensionsWorld Socialist Web SitePennsylvania's Republican-controlled legislature and Democratic Governor Tom Wolf last week agreed to a budget deal for the 2015-2016 fiscal year ending a nine-month budget impasse, while pushing on to next year's budget an estimated $2 billion deficit.Pennsylvania Budget Crisis Ends After 9 Months Of Budget ImpasseParent Heraldall 4 news articles » Original post: Pennsylvania budget underfunds education, prepares attack on pensions – World Socialist Web Site Share...

Pennsylvania Education Secretary Offers Testimony on 2016-17 Budget Proposal – PR Newswire (press release)

Pennsylvania Education Secretary Offers Testimony on 2016-17 Budget ProposalPR Newswire (press release)The governor's proposal also seeks to bolster funding for Pennsylvania's institutions of higher learning including a combined 2015-16 and 2016-17 investment of $42.3 million for the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education, $22.1 million for the …and more » See the rest here: Pennsylvania Education Secretary Offers Testimony on 2016-17 Budget Proposal – PR Newswire (press release) Share...