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What's NEWS in your local?

Midwestern Region would like to publicize the great things happening in your local.  For example, has one or more of your members been recognized for something special?  Have you just completed a community outreach project?  Or is your local stuck  More »

York community rallies against the corporate takeover of public schools

Parents, educators, students, and religious leaders are calling on the York City School Board to reject the bids of two out-of-state charter corporations competing to take over the city's public schools.  More »

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October 2014

Region Calendar Highlights

October 03 - October 04 - Committee Weekend More »
October 03 - October 04 - Retirement & Welfare More »
October 04 - Yom Kippur More »


Celebrate American Education Week

American Education Week - November 17-21, 2014 - presents all Americans with the opportunity to celebrate public education and honor individuals who are making a difference by ensuring every child receives a quality education. The celebration features a special observance each day of the week.  More »

Gov. Corbett calls for continued public review of state academic standards

Just a year after praising the passage of Pennsylvania Core Standards, the state's adaptation of national Common Core academic standards, Gov. Tom Corbett is calling for "continued public review" of English-language arts and math standards in elementary and secondary schools. The announcement leaves school administrators and educators scrambling to determine next steps, now that Gov. Corbett appears to be backing away from his administration's own policy.  More »


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