Legal Update – Commonwealth Court Dismisses Lawsuit Challenging Funding Adequacy

In a unanimous “en banc” decision, the Commonwealth Court has dismissed a lawsuit filed by seven school districts and several parents against the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the Department of Education, the General Assembly and various state officials challenging the state’s public education funding system as inadequate to satisfy the state constitutional mandate that the “General… More

Grants Support program details

Federal, state, and private foundation funders provide more than $600 billion in grant funding annually to communities across the country. The US Department of Education alone, one of 26 federal grant-making agencies, distributed more than $19 billion in grants last year… More

PAEOP Annual Educational Office Professionals Conference — Sponsors

Event Home | Fees and Accommodations | Schedule | Session Descriptions | Sponsors Conference Sponsors Thank you to the listed sponsors who have worked with PAEOP this year providing financial assistance for this conference… More

Topics and citations for PA legislation frequently referred to by act number only

The Governor’s proposed budget legislation

The Governor's proposed General Appropriation Budget Bill and other budget-related legislation are available here: General Appropriation Budget bill – updated Pension Reform Omnibus Legislation Enacting Education Spending Property Tax Initiative Career and Technical Education Investment Other Tax Changes Bill… More

Region 9 Legislative Forum: View the Recording

Region 1& 2 Legislative Forum: View the Recording

School Law Information Exchange, Public Sector Arbitration Newsletters (2014)

Volume 51, 2014 Download the complete SLIE-PSA Index for Volume 51, 2014. Issue 18, Dec. 16 — In this issue School Law Appeal of Springfield School District, 2014 WL 4724424 (Pa. Cmwlth. 2014). Budhun v. Reading Hospital and Medical Center, 765 F.3d 245 (3rd Cir. 2014). Dougherty v… More