EPLC's June "Focus on Education" TV Program aired on on PCN on Sunday, June 14 at 3:00 p.m. EST.
Part 1: Marcus S. Lingenfelter discussed the National Math & Science Initiative and how it supports improved math and science education in Pennsylvania and other states.
Marcus Lingenfelter is the Vice President of State & Federal Programs with the National Math + Science Initiative
Topic 2: Dr. Terry Madonna discussed Pennsylvania's political and legislative landscape, and implications for funding for public education.
Dr. G. Terry Madonna is the Director of the Franklin & Marshall College poll, Professor of Public Affairs, and Director of the Center for Politics & Public Affairs
All EPLC "Focus on Education" TV shows are hosted by EPLC President Ron Cowell.
Visit the eplc.org and the paschoolfunding.org web sites for various resources related to education and school funding issues.
"Focus on Education" is a monthly program focusing on education issues in Pennsylvania. The program has most recently covered topics including Ethics in School Districts, the Role of Intermediate Units, Reactions to Governor Wolf's 2015-2016 State Education Budget Proposal; Physical Education and Health Education Issues for Students; Education Voters of PA; and Career and Technical Education. Past programs are posted on the EPLC site.
"Focus on Education" airs on the second Sunday of each month at 3:00 p.m. EST on Pennsylvania Cable Network (PCN) and then airs again several times throughout the same month.
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