Senate Bill 904, Charter School Reform Bill

Senate Bill 904
Charter School Reform Bill

Thursday, August 25, 2011 at 10 a.m.
Hearing Room #1/North Office Building

Senate Bill 904
Summary of Senate Bill 904

10 – 10:10 a.m. Opening Remarks
Senator Jeffrey Piccola, Chairman
Senator Andrew Dinniman, Minority Chairman
10:10 – 10:40 a.m. Amy Morton/Executive Deputy Secretary
Pennsylvania Department of Education
10:40 – 11:10 a.m. Larry Jones/President
Pennsylvania Coalition of Charter Schools
CEO/Richard Allen Preparatory Charter School
Steve Catanzarite/member, founding coalition
Baden Academy Charter School
Attachment
11:10 – 11:40 a.m. Alison Consoletti/Director of Research
Center for Education Reform
11:40 – 12:10 p.m. Thomas J. Gentzel/Executive Director
Pennsylvania School Boards Association
12:10 – 12:40 p.m. Thomas Darden/Deputy Chief
Office of Charter, Partnership & New Schools
School District of Philadelphia
12:40 –  1:10 p.m. Irwin Aronson/Counsel
Philadelphia Federation of Teachers
Attachment 1
Attachment 2
Written Testimony:
Education Law Center
Keystone State Education Coalition
KIPP Philadelphia Schools
National Heritage Academies
Philadelphia Charters for Excellence
Pennsylvania State Education Association (PSEA)
Public Citizens for Children and Youth
Urban Pathways