Posts Categorized: education

Back To School: Remember to Pack Your Religious Freedom

August 26, 2019 | 1 comment | Posted in education, First Amendment, Free Speech | Tags:

Several links below to resources on expressing your faith in school.

As children and college students head back to school, it’s always good to be reminded that religious liberty goes to school too. Please remember that your child has constitutionally-protected religious liberties … Read more

Sexual Risk Avoidance Education is the Healthiest Option for Youth

July 11, 2019 | 1 comment | Posted in Children, education, Health, Parental rights, Sexuality, Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , ,

Ascend is a premier advocacy organization that promotes SRA, or Sexual Risk Avoidance, educational programs.  “Ascend is the nation’s leader in the SRA field. For over a decade, we have helped thousands of America’s youth make smart, forward-thinking choices about … Read more

Gov. Wolf’s EITC veto failed thousands of families. So what will our lawmakers do?

June 25, 2019 | No comments | Posted in Children, education | Tags:

By: Allison Rishel

In a move of colossal injustice, Governor Tom Wolf failed Pennsylvania’s families and children by vetoing an expansion of the highly popular Education Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program. Now he must answer to the tens of thousands … Read more

Governor Wolf Vetoes EITC Expansion Bill, Denies Opportunity for Families to Access the Best Education for their Children

June 18, 2019 | 2 comments | Posted in education | Tags:

Pennsylvania Family Institute today expresses disappointment with Governor Wolf’s veto of House Bill 800, which would have helped thousands of needy families by expanding the Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program.

“Governor Wolf, with the stroke of his veto pen, … Read more

Action Needed: Help parents choose the right school for their child

June 13, 2019 | No comments | Posted in education, Parental rights | Tags: , , ,

House Bill 800, introduced by House Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny), is a bill that will help more families to send their children to the school of their choice, including private school. It is now on the Governor’s desk and we … Read more

HB 800 will provide more educational choice for low-income families

May 8, 2019 | No comments | Posted in education, Family, Parental rights | Tags: , , ,

Thank you Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny), the House Republicans, and the four Democrats who voted to pass HB 800 today with a vote of 111-85. This bill will help more families to send their children to the school of … Read more

Bill to Empower Parents Passes Committee (Roll Call on SB2)

May 24, 2018 | No comments | Posted in education | Tags:

This week, Pennsylvania took the first step in the effort to help empower more parents in making the best education choice possible for their children.

On Tuesday, May 22, Senate Bill 2 (SB2) passed the State Senate Education Committee with … Read more

PA Lawmakers Help More Families Find Best Education for Children

November 6, 2017 | No comments | Posted in education | Tags:

Governor Wolf has decided to allow an education bill to become law, without his signature, that expands Pennsylvania’s successful tax-saving program that helps families find the best school for their children.

Each year, the Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program … Read more

Victory! No Planned Parenthood in Reading High School

August 28, 2017 | No comments | Posted in education, Health, Life, pro-life | Tags: , , , , , ,

GREAT NEWS! After the board vote on August 23rd, Planned Parenthood will NOT staff an office in Reading High School to start this school year!

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Do you want to pay for Planned Parenthood’s office in this high school?

August 21, 2017 | 2 comments | Posted in abortion, education | Tags: , , ,

This Wednesday, August 23rd, Reading School District Board Members (Reading, PA) will vote on a proposal to use your tax dollars to pay for a school office staffed by Planned Parenthood Keystone in charge of sex education.

This proposal would:… Read more