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Commonwealth Foundation Experts Available to Discuss Today’s Pa. Senate Education Hearing

Harrisburg, Pa., July 25, 2023 – The Pennsylvania Senate Education Committee today will hold a hearing to discuss student opportunities for success. Committee members and witnesses are expected to discuss Lifeline Scholarships, the challenges facing failing schools, and the need for school choice.

The hearing will be held at Alvernia University in Reading, Pennsylvania, at 2:30 PM ET and will be streamed online. The Committee will hear from parents, educational providers, and public school officials.  

WHAT:Commonwealth Foundation education experts are available following the hearing to discuss the state of education in Pennsylvania, the benefits of Lifeline Scholarships, and other policies that expand educational opportunities for children trapped in failing schools. 
WHO:Nathan Benefield, Commonwealth Foundation Senior Vice President 
WHO:Guy Ciarrocchi, Commonwealth Foundation Fellow 

To schedule an interview, contact Christian Stellakis at [email protected] or by phone at (315) 720-356.

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