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21 Apr, 2017, 16:05 ET Pennsylvania Education Secretary Rivera Brings Schools That Teach Tour to Columbia Borough School District

Today, state Education Secretary Pedro A. Rivera visited Columbia Borough School District on Governor Wolf's Schools That Teach tour, sharing with...


18 Apr, 2017, 17:09 ET Pennsylvania State Education Official Visits Chambersburg's Coyle Free Library

Today, Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) Deputy Secretary Glenn Miller visited the Coyle Free Library to celebrate Pennsylvania's...


05 Apr, 2017, 14:46 ET Education Secretary Rivera Discusses Education Priorities, Funding With Northwest PA Superintendent's Consortium

State Education Secretary Pedro A. Rivera this week met with a coalition of Northwestern Pennsylvania superintendents at the state Department of...


04 Apr, 2017, 16:13 ET Pennsylvania State Education Official Visits Lackawanna Children's Library And Abington Heights School District

Today, Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) Deputy Secretary Matt Stem made multiple stops in Lackawanna County to celebrate...


23 Mar, 2017, 16:36 ET Pennsylvania Education Secretary Rivera Visits Erie City School District to Discuss Education Funding and Community Schools

Education Secretary Pedro A. Rivera today traveled to Erie City School District to meet with Superintendent Jay Badams, educators, and...


23 Mar, 2017, 12:04 ET Pennsylvania Education Secretary Rivera Visits Clarion Area School District On Schools That Teach Tour

State Education Secretary Pedro A. Rivera today met with educators and administrators at Clarion Area School District, discussing Governor Wolf's...


20 Mar, 2017, 15:11 ET PA Wolf Administration Reacts to Proposed Cuts, Calls on US Secretary of Education to Support Investments in Public Education

Secretary of Education Pedro A. Rivera today sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos outlining the impact that President Trump's...


17 Mar, 2017, 16:17 ET PA Education Secretary Rivera Meets With State College Area Students For a Discussion On Equity and Inclusion

As part of the Wolf Administration's Schools That Teach tour, Education Secretary Pedro A. Rivera visited State College Area High School this week...


17 Feb, 2017, 14:28 ET Education Department Recognizes 2017 Career and Technical Education Excellence Awards

The Pennsylvania Department of Education awarded 13 Pennsylvania schools with Career and Technical Education (CTE) Excellence Awards at an event in...


16 Feb, 2017, 11:04 ET Pennsylvania Education Secretary Pedro Rivera Brings Schools That Teach Tour to Central Dauphin School District

Today, the Wolf Administration's Schools That Teach tour stopped at E.H. Phillips Elementary School in Central Dauphin School District, where...


14 Feb, 2017, 14:11 ET PA Education Secretary Pedro Rivera Visits Greencastle-Antrim School District on the Schools That Teach Tour

State Education Secretary Pedro A. Rivera made a stop at Greencastle-Antrim School District's elementary school today on the Wolf Administration's...


06 Feb, 2017, 15:33 ET The Pennsylvania Education Department Seeks Sponsors for Summer Meals and Nutrition Programs

The Pennsylvania Department of Education is encouraging organizations across the state to help provide nutritious meals to children in low-income...


03 Feb, 2017, 10:31 ET PDE Awards Farm to School Grants to 30 Pennsylvania Schools

Secretary of Education Pedro A. Rivera today announced the awarding of Farm to School grants to schools across the state, which will provide...


30 Jan, 2017, 14:51 ET Education Secretary Pedro Rivera Visits Philadelphia's Logan Elementary on Schools That Teach Tour

State Education Secretary Pedro A. Rivera made a Schools That Teach tour stop at the School District of Philadelphia's Logan Elementary on Monday...


27 Jan, 2017, 14:00 ET PA Education Secretary Pedro Rivera Meets with Central Columbia School District Leaders on Schools That Teach Tour to Discuss Education Investments, School Performance

State Education Secretary Pedro A. Rivera made a stop at Central Columbia School District's high school today on the Wolf Administration's Schools...


25 Jan, 2017, 14:31 ET PDE, PDA Introduce York Suburban School District Students to Fresh, Healthy, Local Foods through Farm to School Grant

Representatives from the Pennsylvania Departments of Education (PDE) and Agriculture (PDA) today visited York Suburban Middle School to announce...


23 Jan, 2017, 16:42 ET PA Education Secretary Pedro Rivera Talks Education Investments, School Performance on Schools That Teach Tour

East Penn School District today hosted the Schools That Teach tour as state Education Secretary Pedro A. Rivera discussed investments in education...


20 Jan, 2017, 14:40 ET Education Secretary Pedro Rivera Brings Schools That Teach Tour to Pittsburgh to Discuss Education Investments, School Performance

State Education Secretary Pedro A. Rivera today brought the Schools That Teach tour to Western Pennsylvania as he met with local leaders, district...


13 Jan, 2017, 14:30 ET PA Secretary Rivera Named to CCSSO Board of Directors

The Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) today announced that Sec. Pedro A. Rivera has been named to the Board of Directors of the Council of...


11 Jan, 2017, 10:26 ET Pennsylvania Department of Education Launches Pinterest Page for Educators, Students, Families

The Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) today announced that it has launched a new Pinterest page aimed at providing educational resources...


20 Dec, 2016, 14:55 ET Pennsylvania Education Secretary Pedro Rivera Visits Greater Nanticoke Area School District to Discuss Education Investments, School Performance

State Education Secretary Pedro A. Rivera made a visit to the Greater Nanticoke Area School District today to speak with local leaders, district...


16 Dec, 2016, 14:50 ET Pennsylvania Education Secretary Pedro Rivera Visits Bristol Township School District, Talks Education Funding and School Accountability

State Education Secretary Pedro A. Rivera today met with administrators, students, and educators at Bristol Township School District in Bucks...


08 Dec, 2016, 13:00 ET Year in Review: Secretary Pedro Rivera Outlines Pennsylvania Education Department's 2016 Achievements

Today, Education Secretary Pedro A. Rivera outlined the Pennsylvania Department of Education's most significant achievements of 2016. "The Wolf...


08 Dec, 2016, 11:00 ET Pennsylvania Education Secretary Pedro Rivera Discusses Education Funding, School Performance at Dover Area School District

State Education Secretary Pedro A. Rivera made another stop on Governor Wolf's Schools That Teach tour this morning as he visited administrators,...


06 Dec, 2016, 10:37 ET Pennsylvania Names Pocono-area Educator as the 2017 Teacher of the Year, Announces Blue Ribbon Schools

State Education Secretary Pedro A. Rivera announced yesterday that Michael Soskil, a teacher from the Wallenpaupack Area School District in Wayne...