- The Context
- State of the State
In Pennsylvania, as of 2018, less than 3 percent of teachers are African American, and barely 1 percent are African American males.
Four years after it first filed suit, the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission is expected to decide whether the Neshaminy School District can continue using the word “Redskins” to describe its sports teams.
Arming teachers to prevent or lessen the death toll of mass shootings is a controversial proposition, and the training teachers receive before being authorized to carry guns in the classroom is one of the biggest sources of debate.
Gov. Wolf introduced a charter reform proposal this summer, which included specific measures that could limit cyber charter school growth.