Founded in 1947, the Pennsylvania School Study Council (PSSC) is a partnership between Penn State University and member school districts, intermediate units, and area vocational-technical schools. PSSC is dedicated to improving public education in Pennsylvania by providing up-to-date research information, professional development activities, and technical assistance that will enable its members to provide top quality educational services to students.
PSSC's primary function is to provide services in response to identified member needs. By responding to changing circumstances with creativity and innovation, our easily attainable and timely services are always effective, helpful, unique, and have a competitive advantage.
MISSION STATEMENT: The Pennsylvania School Study Council (PSSC), a partnership between The Pennsylvania State University and member educational organizations, is dedicated to improving education by providing research information, professional development activities and technical assistance, enabling members to meet current and future challenges.
PSSC Award Winners for 2015: L-R Awards presented by Eric Zelanko, PSSC President; Stacy Nath, Bellefonte Area School District, Excellence in Instruction Award; Kathy Hough, Portage Area School District, Excellence in Support of Public Education Award; Brian Griffith, Superintendent of Penns Valley School District, Excellence in Administration and Supervision Award.