Committee Members

Republicans

 

Wayne Langerholc, Chair
John DiSanto, Vice-Chair
Joe Scarnati, ex-officio
Dave Arnold

 

Ryan Aument
Pat Browne
Tommy Tomlinson

Democrats

Andrew Dinniman, Minority Chair
Jim Brewster
Daylin Leach
Lindsey Williams

Committee Schedule, Votes and Bills

Meetings and Hearings

 

Senate Education Committee | May 11, 2020 | Off the Floor (Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation)     [Read More]

Senate Education Committee | November 19, 2019 | 12:15 p.m. | Off the Floor   [Read More]

 

Senate Education Committee | October 29, 2019 | 10:30 a.m. | East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-A |     [Read More]

Senate Education Committee | October 21, 2019 | 12:45 p.m. | Senate Rules Room   [Read More]

 

Senate Education Committee | October 22, 2019 | NOB, Hearing Room #1 |     [Read More]

 

Senate Education Committee | September 23, 2019 | 11:00 a.m. | North Office Building, Hearing Room #1 |     [Read More]

News

May

11

2020

May 11, 2020

Senate Education Committee Chairman Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) hosted a hearing today to discuss the ongoing and future efforts to maintain continuity of education for students during the COVID-19 closure.     [Read More]

May

08

2020

May 08, 2020

The Senate Education Committee, chaired by Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) will hold a remote public hearing at 11 a.m. on Monday, May 11, in Harrisburg to discuss ways to ensure continuity of education for students in K-12 during the COVID-19 pandemic.   [Read More]

Oct

29

2019

October 29, 2019

The Senate Education Committee today approved legislation sponsored by Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35) that would establish a pilot program to implement community-based services into Pennsylvania schools.   [Read More]

Oct

22

2019

October 22, 2019

The Senate Education Committee, chaired by Senator Wayne Langerholc (R-35), held a public hearing today in Harrisburg to continue gathering information on charter and cyber schools and the role they play in public education in Pennsylvania.    [Read More]

Oct

18

2019

October 18, 2019

The Senate Education Committee, chaired by Senator Wayne Langerholc (R-35), will hold a public hearing to continue gathering information on charter and cyber schools at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, October 22, in Hearing Room 1 of the North Office Building in Harrisburg.    [Read More]

Aug

14

2019

August 14, 2019

At a public hearing today in Everett, the Senate Education Committee, chaired by Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35), heard testimony from area educators, statewide officials and charter school representatives on how to establish a fairer approach to funding charter schools.   [Read More]