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Pennsylvania and USDA Announce Sites for Summer Food Programs for Kids

The Department of Education announced the sites where children can get free nutritious meals through the 2019 Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). The U.S....

Pennsylvania Leads Nation in Fighting Sexual Assault on Campus

Celebrating the first major state laws to combat campus sexual assault in recent memory, Governor Tom Wolf held a ceremonial bill signing of legislation...

USDA Outlines Income Eligibility Guidelines for Free and Reduced School Meals

The Pennsylvania Department of Education announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently released federal income eligibility guidelines for free and reduced-price school...

Governor Signs First-in-the-Nation Education Program to Benefit National Guard Member Families

Governor Tom Wolf signed into law House Bill 1324, known as the PA GI Bill, which creates a program allowing spouses and children of...

Auditor General to Conduct Performance Audit of I-LEAD Charter School in...

Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said he will conduct a performance audit of the I-LEAD charter school in Reading, Berks County. “My goal is to ensure...

Wolf Administration Awards Environmental Education Grants

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) awarded $205,000 in Environmental Education Grants to 45 projects addressing environmental justice, climate change, and water quality. “Supporting...

Pennsylvania Reaches Early Education Milestone Under Gov. Wolf’s Leadership

Funding for pre-k to 12 education has increased by $1.2 billion and early education assistance has doubled since Governor Wolf took office. Today, the...

Applications Now Available for New Low-Cost Student Loan Program

Applications are now available for the new PA Forward Student Loan Program. The PA Forward Student Loan Program provides low-cost, alternative student loans for undergraduate and...

Auditor General Refers Hanover School District Audit Findings to Ethics Commission...

Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said his new audit of the Hanover Area School District found the Luzerne County district overpaid vendors by hundreds of...

State Library Kicks Off Summer STEM Camps for Students

Pennsylvania students ages 10-16 with an interest in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) can expand their learning through the State Library’s makerspace summer...

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