EPLC Education Notebook – Friday, June 27, 2014

EPLC Education Notebook – Friday, June 27, 2014

Outline of the content in this edition:

PENNSYLVANIA POLICYMAKERS
House and Senate scheduled for voting session through Monday, June 30

State Budget Update
House Appropriations Committee amended and passed the budget bill.  Will now be considered in the Senate.

Governor’s Office
Governor Corbett signed into law HB 198; HB 1424; HB 1559; HB 2013; SB 1115

House of Representatives
House passed SB 874; SB 1194; HB 2284; HB 2328; HB 2335; HB 2336; HB 2337; HB 2338
House adopted one amendment to SB 193

Senate
Senate Finance Committee reported as amended HB 91
Senate adopted one amendment to SB 1085

ANNOUNCEMENTS
Applications are available now for the 2014-2015 Education Policy Fellowship Program (EPFP)

EPLC NEWS
Register now for Education Issues Workshop for Legislative Candidates, Campaign Staff, and Interested Voters
Sign up to receive art news from EPLC and the PA Arts Education Network
July show of Focus on Education will discuss “Teaching in Pennsylvania”

DATEBOOK
PDE, PCA, and PMEA “Common Sense Arts Standards” workshop for administrators – June 30
State Board of Education meeting – July 9 – 10
2014 School Solicitors’ Symposium – July 10 – 11
Save the Date: 4th Annual Arts and Education Symposium – October 2

EPLC Education Notebook – Friday, June 27, 2014

 

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