Pittsburgh Testimonials - Part 2

In the second part of our Pittsburg Testimonials series we feature Samuel D. Siple, President of Eden Christian Academy.  In his testimony, Mr. Siple focuses on expanding opportunities for poor and low income students.

Chairman Sturla and members of the House Democratic Policy Committee, thank you for allowing me the opportunity to speak on behalf of school choice.

Pittsburgh Testimonials - Part 1

This week on acsipa.org we will feature testimonials from a recent Democratic Policy Hearing. These testimonies were prepared by people in Pittsburg area schools that support Senate Bill 1. Today we will feature the emotional testimony of the Hixon family from Penn Christian Academy in Butler, PA.

Muhlenberg College Poll shows support for School Choice

A recent poll conducted by Muhlenberg College shows support for School Choice in Pennsylvania. Read the poll on the Commonwealth Foundation site.

Erie Testimonials - Part 3

In the third and final installment of Erie Testimonials for ACSIPA.org, you can read Diane Price's of Leadership Christian Academy.

Erie Testimonials - Part 2

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.

Erie Testimonials - Part 1

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.

Friedman Foundation answers questions about school choice.

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.

Additional Resource about School Choice Constitutionality

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. 

Choice, the Education Reform that is Needed.

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.

The Constitutionality of Vouchers

Richard Komer of the Institute for Justice clairifies the constitutionality of vouchers in this editoral.


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