Education

92 Pennsylvania School Districts Nationally Recognized for Commitments to Music Education

Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) Secretary Pedro A. Rivera today congratulated 92 Pennsylvania school districts recognized by the NAMM Foundation for their outstanding commitment...

Should Competency In Civics Be a Graduation Requirement?

(Susquehanna Valley Center for Public Policy, David A. Atkinson) Gee, Ollie, nothing hard about that one.  Surely it should, in the name of sustaining a...

Students to Spend Day at Capitol Seeking Support for State System

“Support for the State System is support for the future of Pennsylvania!” That is the message more than 150 students, faculty, staff and alumni from...

STEM Skills Vital to Preparing Students for Emerging Jobs

Stressing that Pennsylvania is a national leader in STEM education because of its dedicated teachers, Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) Deputy Secretary Matthew Stem...

Pennsylvania Dental Association Announces Winners of Annual Statewide Third-Grade Student Poster...

Third-grader Mateo Cruz of Solomon Plains Elementary School in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County will receive a $500 prize for winning first place in the Pennsylvania Dental Association's (PDA) 2019 National Children's Dental...

Groundbreaking of Mock Business Town for Students in Western PA

Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary Dennis Davin joined students and school officials for the groundbreaking of the Junior Achievement of Western...

PA State System Universities to Set Own Tuition and Sooner to...

The Board of Governors of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education approved a new tuition policy giving the 14 state-owned universities more flexibility in...

Adjutant General Discusses PA GI Bill at PNGAS Higher Education Meeting

Maj. Gen. Tony Carrelli, Pennsylvania's adjutant general and head of the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA), talked about the importance of Governor Tom Wolf's proposed PA GI...

$10,000 Prize Awarded to Winner of Annual Business Plan Competition

Pennsylvania’s largest credit union, PSECU, proudly sponsored the eighth annual Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education Business Plan Competition, providing the first-place prize of $10,000 at the...

Gov. Wolf Visits Students at Robotics Competition, Touts PAsmart Investments

Governor Tom Wolf touted the importance of science and technology education while visiting Pennsylvania student teams competing in the FIRST Robotics Competition Mid-Atlantic Championship at Lehigh...

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