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(Feb 11) Governor Wolf proposes education reinvestment plan featuring natural gas severance tax

The following press release was issued by Governor Wolf’s Press Office. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 11, 2015 Governor Wolf Proposes Education Reinvestment Plan Featuring Natural Gas Severance Tax Thorndale, Pa. – Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf today proposed an education reinvestment … Continue reading »


(Jan 19) Governor-Elect Wolf nominates Pedro Rivera, Lancaster Schools Superintendent, to serve as PA education secretary

By Debbie Truong Pennlive.com Gov.-elect Tom Wolf announced on Monday nominations to the Department of Education and Labor and Industry Department. Pedro Rivera, superintendent of the Lancaster School District, was nominated to serve as the secretary of the Department of … Continue reading »


(Nov 5) PA school report cards coming out on Thursday

By Jan Murphy The Patriot News Report card on Pennsylvania schools is set for Thursday barring any unforeseen issues arising at the last minute, according to the state Department of Education. The department is expected to release the School Performance … Continue reading »


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(Feb 11) Governor Wolf proposes education reinvestment plan featuring natural gas severance tax

The following press release was issued by Governor Wolf’s Press Office. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 11, 2015 Governor Wolf Proposes Education Reinvestment Plan Featuring Natural Gas Severance Tax Thorndale, Pa. – Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf today proposed an education reinvestment … Continue reading »


(Feb 11) Put Pennsylvanians to work: Gov. Wolf should retool postsecondary education to fill the needs of today’s and tomorrow’s employers

By Ron Cowell and Diane Bosak An Op-Ed for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Since President Barack Obama announced his bold proposal to provide free community college, there has been no shortage of supporters and detractors. While some have declared the proposal … Continue reading »


(Jan 19) Governor-Elect Wolf nominates Pedro Rivera, Lancaster Schools Superintendent, to serve as PA education secretary

By Debbie Truong Pennlive.com Gov.-elect Tom Wolf announced on Monday nominations to the Department of Education and Labor and Industry Department. Pedro Rivera, superintendent of the Lancaster School District, was nominated to serve as the secretary of the Department of … Continue reading »


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