This is the second in our series of Erie Testimonials. Karen Brumagin of Girard Alliance Christian Academy provided this testimonial before the House Democratic Policy Committee.
In the next few days acsipa.org will be featuring several Interviews that were given at a House Democratic Policy Meeting in Erie. At this meeting three members of the ACSI community were able to share about Senate Bill 1. Today we will feature Phil Gernovich from Erie First Christian Academy.
If you want to review an amazing collection of data about school choice, visit the Friedman Foundation School Choice site. The foundation collected some of the best answers you can find to school choice criticisms. Read them here.
One of the key issues with School choice is the argument that it is unconstitutional according to the Pennsylvania Constitution. Philip Murren, of the law firm Ball, Murren & Connell refuted this argument extensively before the Senate Education Committee. We have included his testimony as a link if you would like to read more about the issue.
An article from the Pittsburg Tribune's website discusses the approaches and financial reform that has proven ineffective in our state. The article centers its discussion on the recent history of education reform in Pennsylvania. You can read it here.
Richard Komer of the Institute for Justice clairifies the constitutionality of vouchers in this editoral.
In this response to an op/ed piece, Daniel Tubbs brings focus back on Students not public schools.http://readingeagle.com/article.aspx?id=288395
Education Reform Coming To A Head: MyFoxPHILLY.com Fox reports on School Choice. This clip focuses on the real benefit of school choice for students.
Former U.S. House Majority Leader Dick Armey has written an excellent article in support of School Choice in Pennsylvania. You can read it at the Forbes website. http://www.forbes.com/2011/02/08/education-school-choice-pennsylvania-opinions-contributors-dick-armey-ana-puig.html