The Governor and
the Secretary of Education have overseen an array of strategic educational
investments that are reaping academic results. Pennsylvania has been recognized
nationally for many of its education initiatives, and this page enables us to
share our education goals with the media and you.
The Office of Press and Communications works closely with all program
areas of the Pennsylvania Department of Education to provide critical
information to the public regarding education initiatives. Press and
Communications works with reporters throughout the Commonwealth as well as the
general public to provide answers to questions, distribute education
information, maintain web data and serve as the public's contact on education in
The office staff includes:
Nicole Reigelman, Press Secretary
Casey Smith, Information Specialist
Members of the news media should call the press office
directly at: (717) 783-9802 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
PDE Main Phone (General Information): (717) 783-6788
As part of the Press & Communications office, the web staff continues to
administer and support PENN*LINK, our official electronic mail service for all
local education agencies, and manage the content of the Department's Web site.
All other interested individuals are encouraged to call the bureaus directly
for more information.
Main Phone (General Information): (717) 783-6788