Author: Waslala Miranda


Racial and Class Segregation Worsen in PA Public Schools

A report by UCLA’s Civil Rights Project shows that racial and economic class segregation continue to worsen in Pennsylvania’s...

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Education Fact: Public School Enrollment Falls Across PA

Across the state, public school enrollment continued its long, downward trend with a 2.9% decrease since 2007-08.  This isn’t...

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PA Fails Low-Income Preschoolers

A national education report card gave Pennsylvania a grade of D+ and a ranking of 41st among states for...

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For PA School Districts, the Rich Get Richer & the Poor Get Poorer

According to an Associated Press analysis, the gap between the haves and have-nots in public schools grew much worse...

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Public School Poverty: The New Normal

The Great Recession may be over but many in Pennsylvania are still suffering from its effects. This is most...

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Pennsylvania Ranked 3rd Worst in Student Debt

Yesterday, the Washington Post reported on the toll student debt is taking on students on a state-by-state level.  Not...

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Educational Tax Credits: Increasing Public Funding of Private Schools at the Expense of Public Schools

In the last few days of the legislative session, state lawmakers are fast-tracking a bill that would expand and...

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