Posts Categorized: education
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
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 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
June 19, 2013 | No comments | Posted in abortion, College, education, Life, Politics, pro-life, Religious Freedom | Tags: abortion, ADF, contraception, education, Geneva College, healthcare, HHS mandate, pennsylvania, pro-life, religious liberty
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
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.
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
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
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
Head Start, the federal program for pre-kindergarten children from low-income families, costs taxpayers $8 billion each year. Congress asked the Department of Health and Human Services to conduct a study of the program’s effectiveness, the results … Read more
Alliance Defending Freedom:
Religious freedom is clearly guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution. But Christian students on campuses across the country are being harassed, bullied, and silenced. Christian student groups and campus ministries are being discriminated against, and even told that … Read more