Committee Members

Republicans

Wayne Langerholc, Chair
John DiSanto, Vice-Chair
Joe Scarnati, ex-officio
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 | October 21, 2019 | 12:45 p.m. | Senate Rules Room   [Read More]

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

 

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

 

Senate Education Committee | August 14, 2019 | 1:00 p.m. | Everett High School | Everett, Bedford County |     [Read More]

 

Senate Education Committee | June 25, 2019 | 12:00 noon | Main Capitol, Room 461 |     [Read More]

Senate Education Committee | June 19, 2019 | Off the Floor, Rules Room   [Read More]

News

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]

Aug

09

2019

August 09, 2019

The Senate Education Committee, chaired by Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr. (R-35), will hold a public hearing on charter school funding at 1 p.m. on  Wednesday, August 14, at Everett Area High School located at 1 Renaissance Circle in Everett, PA.    [Read More]

Mar

19

2019

March 19, 2019

The Senate Education Committee approved a bill today that would ensure students who face an extended absence from school due to injury or illness could continue to participate in classroom activities and learning, according to one of the bill’s prime sponsors, Senator Scott Martin (R-13).   [Read More]

Jun

12

2018

June 12, 2018

The Senate Education Committee, chaired by Senator John H. Eichelberger, Jr. (R-Blair), today passed legislation to create a “one-stop shop” website for parents, students, and taxpayers to simplify access to school and district performance information.   [Read More]

May

22

2018

May 22, 2018

The Senate Education Committee, chaired by Senator John H. Eichelberger, Jr., (R-Blair), today passed a monumental bill to save students from the worst schools across Pennsylvania.   [Read More]