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Testimony and Advocacy

Recent testimony, position papers and letters:

Testimony on special education: Dr. Mike Leichliter and Dr. Shane Hotchkiss (October 6, 2021)

Testimony on cyber charter enrollment impact on school districts during the pandemic (March 3, 2021)

Testimony on the impact of the pandemic on education (February 23, 2021)

Testimony on Cyber Learning and HB 1897 (House Education Committee, January 21, 2020)

Testimony on Compulsory School Attendance (House Education Committee, June 4, 2019)

Testimony on School Safety (House Education Committee, March 15, 2018

Testimony on School Safety (Senate Education Committee, March 2, 2018)

Testimony on Keystone Exams, Teacher & Principal Evaluation, and School Accountability (June 2017)

Testimony on Military Recruiting in High Schools (March 2017)

Testimony on Alternative Education Funding Plan (June 2016)

Joint Letter on PlanCon Reimbursement (August 2016

Testimony on Substitute Teachers (October 2015)

HB 805: Economic Furloughs - Joint Letter with PAESSP (June 2015)

Career/Technical Education (May 2015)

HB 177: Pennsylvania Academic Standards (February 2015)

HB 168: Keystone Exams & Graduation (February 2015)
PASA Resolutions 
The document informs PASA's advocacy efforts by identifying specific actions that need to be taken in order to achieve the goals of the association.