This panel discussed How Public Education Is Funded In Pennsylvania.
The panel included:
• Ron Cowell, President of The Education Policy and Leadership Center and moderator of the EPLC "Focus on Education" Programs;
• Corinna Vecsey Wilson, Former PCN Host of the "Focus on Education" programs;
• Joe Bard, Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Association of Rural and Small Schools;
• Dr. Paula Hess, Former Senior Education Advisor, Pennsylvania House of Representatives; and
• Laura Cowburn, Past President of the Pennsylvania Association of School Business Officials and Assistant to the Superintendent for Business Services and Board Secretary with the Columbia Borough School District.
This EPLC Focus on Education Program initially aired on May 8, 2013 at 9:00 p.m. EST on Pennsylvania Cable Network and re-aired several more times. Visit eplc.org for more resources.