Committee Members

Republicans


John Eichelberger Jr
, Chair
Ryan Aument, Vice-Chair
Joe Scarnati, ex-officio
Ryan Aument
Pat Browne

 
John DiSanto
Mike Folmer
Dan Laughlin
Tommy Tomlinson

Democrats

Andrew Dinniman, Minority Chair
Jim Brewster
Daylin Leach
Anthony Williams

Committee Schedule, Votes and Bills

Meetings and Hearings

 

Senate Education Committee - March 29, 2017 at 9:30 am     [Read More]

 

Joint Hearing - Senate and House Education Committees - March 20, 2017 - 10:30 a.m.     [Read More]

 
 

Senate Education Committee - January 31, 2017     [Read More]

Senate Education Committee - October 24, 2016   [Read More]

Senate Education Committee - October 18, 2016   [Read More]

News

Apr

19

2017

April 19, 2017

The Senate Education Committee today approved five bills, including legislation intended to improve transparency and legislation expanding access to vocational education and school resources to students.   [Read More]

Mar

31

2017

March 31, 2017

The Senate Education Committee today approved two bills intended to protect taxpayers, control spending, and ensure that education dollars are spent wisely, according to Senator John H. Eichelberger, Jr. (R-Blair), who chairs the panel.   [Read More]

Mar

16

2017

March 16, 2017

The Senate and House Education Committees will hold a hearing Monday on the federal Every Student Succeeds Act with the Pennsylvania Department of Education, Education Commission of the States, and the Foundation for Excellence in Education.   [Read More]

May

12

2015

May 12, 2015

The Senate Education Committee will hold a hearing featuring nationally renowned speakers to evaluate Senate Bill 6, sponsored by Sen. Lloyd Smucker (R-Lancaster), Chairman of the Senate Education Committee.   [Read More]

Jul

22

2014

July 22, 2014

The above-referenced proposed rulemaking was recently delivered to the Independent Regulatory Review Commission (IRRC) and the House and Senate Education Committees for review and comment.   [Read More]

Aug

08

2013

August 08, 2013