Education Funding

Advocates Demonstrate Locally For Better Education Funding Across PennsylvaniaAdvocates for better state funding for education in Pennsylvania took their cause to the steps of the courthouses today in Montgomery, Chester, and Delaware counties.
Pa. Gov. Tom Wolf Talks Education Funding In PhiladelphiaPennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf toured a Philadelphia elementary school Friday to promote his education initiatives.
Philadelphia Group Lobbies Pa. Legislators For Fair Funding For Public SchoolsHopping on a bus parked on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, the fifty men and women say they are young professionals rallying for fair education funding for Philadelphia schools.
New Survey Tracks America's Kids After SchoolA new survey by the Afterschool Alliance chronicles how children spend the hours between 3 and 6pm - when they are largely unsupervised.
Sparks Fly Between Corbett, Wolf At 'Breakfast With The Candidates' DebateTom Corbett and Tom Wolf argued over taxes and school funding during the one-hour "Breakfast with the Candidates" at the CBS Broadcast Center.
Area Early Education Advocates Send A Message -- With A Face -- To Harrisburg"People should take a selfie and they should tweet it with the hashtag #IamPreK," said the head of the Delaware Valley Association for the Education of Young Children at their annual conference.
Gifted Education Funding ThreatenedParents of unusually smart kids often say it is the Jacob Javits Gifted Education Funding program keeping their children in public schools and advocates believe that without dedicated funding, the program will diminish.
Rendell Upset Over Loss in Education Funding Competition