At Governor Wolf's direction, the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) announced in August 2019 its intention to propose amendments to regulations relating to charter schools in the following areas:
- Application requirements
- Admissions policies
- Accountability of Boards of Trustees
- Information related to charter school management companies
- Liability coverage
- Fiscal and auditing standards
- Funding for charter schools
- Academic accountability
Read more about the proposed amendments to regulations relating to charter schools.
Public Roundtable to Follow on Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking; Charter
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Penn State University Park 16802
public roundtables provide another mechanism for interested stakeholders to
provide feedback on priorities outlined in the Department’s August 24, 2019
Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking.
stakeholders may deliver comment, written or verbal (5 minutes per speaker), to
Department leadership facilitating each session.
the public are encouraged, but not required, to register in advance.
information, please contact the Division of Charter Schools at RA-CharterSchools@pa.gov.