Chairperson- Ms. Sandra Schaal
The Committee on Education seeks to: (1) eliminate segregation and other discriminatory practices in public education; (2) study local educational conditions affecting minority groups; (3) investigate the public school system and school zoning; (4) familiarize itself with textbook material that is racially derogatory; (5) seek to stimulate school attendance; (6) keep informed of school conditions and strive to correct abuses where found; (7) investigate the effects of standardized and high stakes testing practices; (8) promote effective teacher certification; (9) promote parental involvement in education; and (10) aim to be a center of community education on issues affecting minority communities and on the work of the Association.
The Pennsylvania School Funding Lawsuit which was originally filed in the Commonwealth Court of PA on November 10, 2014, is tentatively ready to move forward for trial. This is the result of an Order signed by Judge Renee Cohn Jubelirer on April 1, 2021.
Press Release from NAACP State Conference President, Kenneth L. Huston.
Mr. Justin Brown
Department of Education
New department appointments. Data, Grants Laws, Student Loans.