Salisbury Press

Monday, February 17, 2020

Why it’s important to support Governor Wolf’s Charter reforms

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 by The Press in Opinion

The reason I sought a school board position is because, in my opinion, public schools are one of the most (if not the most) important thing we as a community collectively do.

Over 90 percent of us learn to read and write, tackle math and science, find our passion and purpose, in public schools. They’re a springboard to opportunities of all kind. They anchor our neighborhoods. They train our future local leaders.

GUEST VIEWs

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 by The Press in Opinion

PA House Bill that would force the closure

Pennsylvania House Bill 1897 has been introduced in Harrisburg. It would force school districts to have a Cyber School Program and for all 14 public cyber charter schools to close.

The main points of this legislation are:

• All Pennsylvania cyber charter schools must cease operations after next year (2020-2021).

COLLEGE CORNER

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 by The Press in

Students earn degrees

WILKES UNIVERSITY

Area students are among those who received degrees in recent winter commencement ceremonies including: Christine Juhasz, who received a Doctor of Education degree with a major in educational leadership/curriculum & instruction, Stephanie Destafney, who received a Master of Science in Nursing degree with a major in nursing, both of Allentown; Julia Jurkiewicz, of Emmaus, who received a Master of Science in Nursing degree with a major in nursing.