Posts Categorized: education
There has understandably been much analysis into the election results, and there will be much more to come. Some is good and helpful; others, not so much. In this insightful article, Dennis Prager takes a deeper look at one particular … Read more
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From the Commonwealth Foundation:
The Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development issued new guidelines regarding the Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit (OSTC) program.Businesses can begin applying for tax credits on August 8.
By Eleanor Linton, PFI Intern
Wheaton College announced Wednesday that it was filing a suit alongside Catholic universities against the Health & Human Services Preventative Services Mandate. The suit is separate from the one filed by Catholic University of America … Read more
by Michael Geer, President
The release of the Freeh Report today regarding the Penn State- Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal brought to mind words spoken at a Pennsylvania House Appropriations Committee hearing more than a decade ago. Those words, … Read more
by Tom Shaheen
With State Budget Facing Deadline, We May See More School Choice in Pennsylvania!
As PA House and Senate leaders and Gov. Corbett hammer out a state budget with the June 30th deadline looming, we hear that there … Read more
The Pennsylvania Family Institute applauds the action yesterday of the Senate Education committee to pass Senate Bill 1134 by a 9-2 vote to protect religious child care centers from the heavy hand of government intrusion into their religious mission, while … Read more
by Dan Bartkowiak
“2…4…6…8…who do we appreciate!?!” Answer: Any elected offical supporting HB 2468.
For kids, summer means vacation from school. For PFI, summer means we have the opportunity to award families with our EITC scholarships for the next school … Read more
Approximately 100 students walked out on syndicated sex-advice columnist Dan Savage’s speech at the National Scholastic Press Association/Journalism Education Association conference after he digressed from the speech he was supposed to be giving about bullying, and instead … Read more