Pennsylvania students reflect on school funding debate as high-profile trial concludes

Today marks the end of a landmark trial over how Pennsylvania finances its public schools. For several months, lawyers exchanged high-level objections, motions, and arguments. But how have students heard people discuss what education they are eligible for? Victoria Monroe graduated from Penn Wood High School in Delaware County last spring and watched the trial. … Read more

Wave of high-profile departures in education hit Massachusetts

Commissioner of the Department of Early Childhood Education and Care Samantha Aigner-Truorgi announced her resignation early next month, the latest in a series of high-profile ups and downs in the spectrum of education leadership. “Going to the EEC at a time when childcare was so important to the Commonwealth was difficult and extremely rewarding,” said … Read more