Education

Pennsylvania Department Of Education Encourages Pennsylvanians To Drop Everything And Read

Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) Secretary Dr. Khalid N. Mumin joined students at Rupert Elementary School in Pottstown School District to read to students in...

PA Treasurer Cuts Fees Again for PA 529 IP Accounts

Treasurer Stacy Garrity today announced that fees for PA 529 Investment Plan (IP) accounts have been reduced for the third time in less than...

PASSHE Approves Contracts for Faculty, Coaches and Nurses and 10 State-Owned...

The Board of Governors of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education approved three collective bargaining agreements with unions representing faculty members, coaches and nurses...

CV Teacher Named as 2025 Pennsylvania Teacher Of The Year Finalist

The Pennsylvania Department of Education announced the names of 12 educators nominated to be the 2025 Pennsylvania Teacher of the Year. “We commend these educators...

Pennsylvania Launches $10 Million Student Teacher Support Program

Governor Josh Shapiro joined a bipartisan group of legislative leaders including Senator Vincent Hughes (D) and Senator Ryan Aument (R) and the Pennsylvania State Education Association (PSEA)...

GIANT Company and Customers Raise $1.5 million to Fight Student Food...

The GIANT Company's Feeding School Kids initiative, in partnership with its customers, raised more than $1.5 million to combat hunger throughout local public school...

PA Implements New Federal Work Study Program, Students to Get Paid to...

Pennsylvania has implemented a new program from the U.S. Department of Education that allows eligible college students in Pennsylvania and across the country to use Federal...

PA Invests More Than $3 Million in 45 Student Research Projects...

Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary Rick Siger has announced that $3,050,357 in grants have been awarded through the Manufacturing PA initiative to 45 student research...

PA Launches Anti-Stigma Campaign to Support College Students’ Basic Needs

The Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) has launched a new anti-stigma campaign to support postsecondary students struggling to meet basic needs such as housing,...

More Than $27 Million in Grants Awarded to Community Learning Programs...

The Pennsylvania Department of Education announced that 61 organizations in 18 counties have been awarded more than $27 million in funding under the 21st Century Community...