Posts Categorized: education

Take Action to Provide More Parental Freedom in Education

January 10, 2014 | No comments | Posted in education, Family, Religious Freedom | Tags: ,

As parents, we want to be able to choose the education for our children and have the government respect those choices. There is currently a bill in the State House that would provide more freedom for parents who choose to … Read more

Geneva College Doesn’t Have to Provide Abortifacients, Judge Rules

December 24, 2013 | No comments | Posted in abortion, education, Religious Freedom, Supreme Court | Tags: , ,

From the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette:

Geneva College doesn’t have to provide its employees with insurance coverage for contraception, abortion-inducing drugs and other “preventive services,” under a decision issued Monday by U.S. District Judge Joy Flowers Conti.

The decision is another … Read more

PA Family Institute to House Education Committee: Protect Religious Preschools, Parental Choice

October 30, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Children, education, Parental rights, Religious Freedom, Uncategorized | Tags:

by Tom Shaheen, V.P. for Policy

Yesterday, I testified for the Pennsylvania Family Institute on a panel before the state House Education Committee. We were there to support long-needed legislation – HB 1588 –  to protect church-affiliated educational preschool programs … Read more

Common Core Resources

October 8, 2013 | No comments | Posted in education, Family | Tags: , , ,

Are you looking for more information on Common Core, and how it affects you in Pennsylvania? Pennsylvania Family Institute has gathered the following links to national and state groups who provide some great information and analysis for parents and others … Read more

Last Day to apply for City on the Hill!

June 28, 2013 | No comments | Posted in education, Family | Tags: , , , , ,

Last Day to Register for the City on the Hill Youth Leadership Conference at Lancaster Bible College – July 21-27, 2013.

Join us for a week of worldview training and fun!

Get those applications in: www.pafamily.org/application.php

What is City on … Read more

Geneva College Granted Reprieve

June 19, 2013 | No comments | Posted in abortion, College, education, Life, Politics, pro-life, Religious Freedom | Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Good news: Pennsylvania’s Geneva College gets court reprieve from Obama/ HHS abortion pill & contraceptive mandate while case moves forward. Said Alliance Defending Freedom attorney Greg Baylor:

“All Americans should be free to live according to their faith rather than … Read more

Save $25 – Register Your Teen Early for City on the Hill!

May 23, 2013 | No comments | Posted in education, Family | Tags: , , , ,

City on the Hill Youth Leadership Conference July 21 – 27, 2013

Early Registration Discount: Save $25 if you apply by May 28.

Open to all High School students (age 15-18).

To apply, register online at www.pafamily.org/application.php.

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City on the Hill – “It changed my world.”

April 24, 2013 | No comments | Posted in College, education | Tags: , ,

Over the last 12 summers, the staff of Pennsylvania Family Institute has had the privilege of bringing 500 high school students through our City on the Hill experience.

City on the Hill is our annual youth leadership and worldview conference, … Read more

How much do cyber charter schools really cost?

March 13, 2013 | No comments | Posted in education | Tags: , , ,

From the Commonwealth Foundation:

With the House Education Committee set to consider new legislation on reducing cyber school funding, the discussion has turned again to how much cyber schools “actually” cost and whether they receive too much money.… Read more

Sex Tutorial in PA College Chapel

February 21, 2013 | 3 comments | Posted in College, education, Family, marriage, Sexuality | Tags: , , ,

by Brandon McGinley

The conservative college news website The College Fix, in an article by Allegheny College student Katie McHugh, brings word of a sexually graphic event hosted in that school’s Ford Memorial Chapel in Meadville, PA.  (See link … Read more