Committee Members

Republicans

Wayne Langerholc, Chair
John DiSanto, Vice-Chair
Joe Scarnati, ex-officio
Ryan Aument

Pat Browne
Mike Folmer
Tommy Tomlinson

Democrats

Andrew Dinniman, Minority Chair
Jim Brewster
Daylin Leach
Lindsey Williams

Committee Schedule, Votes and Bills

Meetings and Hearings

 

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]

 

Senate Education Committee | June 18, 2019 at 10:30am | Room 8E-B, East Wing |     [Read More]

 

Senate Education Committee | June 12, 2019 | 9:00 a.m. | North Office Building, Hearing Room #1 |     [Read More]

 

Senate Education Committee | June 11, 2019 | 10:30 a.m. | East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-A |     [Read More]

 

Senate Education Committee | June 4, 2019 | 10:30 a.m. | East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-B |     [Read More]

News

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]

Apr

30

2018

April 30, 2018

Senator John H. Eichelberger, Jr., (R-Blair) led a joint hearing of the Senate and House Education Committees today to closely examine a troubling new report on the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE).   [Read More]

Apr

20

2018

April 20, 2018

Senator John H. Eichelberger, Jr., (R-Blair) brought the Senate Education Committee to Bedford County today for the second of two hearings this week on the current collective bargaining process and teacher strikes. The first was held at the Capitol on Wednesday.   [Read More]

Apr

18

2018

April 18, 2018

The Senate Education Committee will meet on Friday, April 20, 2018, at 1:00 PM in the Main Commissioners’ Room at the Bedford County Courthouse in Bedford, PA.   [Read More]