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Archive Video from EPLC Policy Forum Available

The Education Policy and Leadership Center held a public forum on March 30, 2011, at the Nittany Lion Inn. The forum focused on what is in the proposed education budget for Pennsylvania, the budget’s relative strengths and weaknesses, and key issues.

March 31, 2011

The Education Policy and Leadership Center held a public forum on March 30, 2011, at the Nittany Lion Inn. The forum focused on what is in the proposed education budget for Pennsylvania, the budget’s relative strengths and weaknesses, and key issues.

Ron Cowell of EPLC provided an overview of the Governor’s proposed budget for early education, K-12, and higher education. Kate Atkins, outreach director with the PA Budget and Policy Center provided an overview of the state’s fiscal situation, a reality that shapes the state budget in any year. The overviews were followed by remarks from a panel representing several statewide and regional perspectives concerning state funding for education and education related items.

 

Watch a full-size version here.

 

Small-size version for slow connections.
 

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  • AFT Pennsylvania
  • Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties
  • Center for Educational Leadership - University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education
  • College of Education - Penn State
  • Educational Testing Service (ETS)
  • OnHand Schools
  • Pennsylvania Association of Elementary and Secondary School Principals
  • Pennsylvania Association of Intermediate Units
  • Pennsylvania Council on the Arts
  • Pennsylvania School Boards Association
  • Pennsylvania Association of Rural and Small Schools
  • Pennsylvania Association of Pupil Services Administrators
  • Pennsylvania Association of School Administrators
  • Pennsylvania Association of School Business Officials
  • Pennsylvania Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
  • Pennsylvania State Education Association