Posts Categorized: education

Bipartisan School Choice Bill Passes House with 73% Support (Roll Call)

March 14, 2017 | 2 comments | Posted in education | Tags: , ,

The PA House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed an expansion to Pennsylvania’s landmark school choice program that has helped thousands of families find the best education option for their children. HB250, championed by State Representative Mike Turzai, passed with a … Read more

Yes on HB250 – Help give more families education options

March 13, 2017 | No comments | Posted in education | Tags: , , ,

Legislative Alert: House Bill 250

Pennsylvania’s landmark programs, the Education Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) and Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit (OSTC), have helped parents make the best choice for their children’s education. Under these programs, businesses are allowed to direct some … Read more

Keep it Up! Contact your State Senator to Vote NO on the Bathroom Bills

June 14, 2016 | No comments | Posted in Children, education, Family, Free Speech, Privacy rights, Religious Freedom | Tags: , , , , ,

GOOD WORK to those who have reached out to their State Senator regarding the Bathroom Bills (SB 1306, SB 1307, and SB 974). Phones over at the State Senate are ringing off the hook! But, the work is not over … Read more

How PA School Boards Can Protect Privacy Rights

May 19, 2016 | 1 comment | Posted in education, Privacy rights | Tags: , , ,

The Obama administration made a “directive” to public schools that they are to open up women’s locker rooms and restrooms to the opposite sex.  It is not an executive order. It is not an administrative regulation. This has … Read more

Three Examples Why President Obama’s Bathroom Decree Goes Too Far

May 13, 2016 | 2 comments | Posted in education | Tags: ,

President Obama is now bullying every Pennsylvanian and American with the problematic policy decree he just released today.  This has no force of law or legal authority behind it, but it does put schools at risk of losing federal … Read more

If Obama Was King, He’d Take Away Student’s Right to Privacy

May 13, 2016 | 1 comment | Posted in education | Tags:

But President Obama is not King…remind your school districts of that fact.

Today the Obama administration has made a “directive” to public schools that they are to open up women’s locker rooms and restrooms to the opposite sex. This has … Read more

Call Governor Wolf – Will our kids get to keep their best teachers?

May 12, 2016 | No comments | Posted in education | Tags: , , ,

On Governor Wolf’s desk is HB 805, which would end Pennsylvania’s seniority-based layoff practice, ensuring children have access to a high-quality learning experience. “Pennsylvania is one of the last states to base teacher layoff decisions purely on seniority. My bill… Read more

Applications available for Family Choice Scholarship Program

February 10, 2016 | 1 comment | Posted in education, Parental rights | Tags: ,

Student aid applications are now being accepted for our Family Choice Scholarship Program – an initiative of the Pennsylvania Family Institute, part of the Education Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) and Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit (OSTC) – for the 2016-2017 academic … Read more

Governor Wolf Gifts Some Hope to Low-Income Families; Orders Release of EITC & OSTC Approval Letters

December 25, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in education, Politics, pro-life | Tags: ,

Helping to make Christmas this year a little brighter for children in low-income families, Governor Wolf has just ordered the Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) to release the approval letters to all businesses for the Educational Improvement Tax … Read more

Gov. Wolf – No Excuses. Release the Letters NOW!

December 21, 2015 | 2 comments | Posted in education, Parental rights, Politics | Tags: ,

Stop holding our kids hostage & release the EITC letters now: 717-787-2500

Would you want to tell your child they have to go to a different school next year? Not because you’re moving. Not because of their grades. All because … Read more