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 | 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]

 

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]

News

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]

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]