Child Advocacy Committee

Child Advocacy Committee on Education

As of mid-January 2019, the “Safe2Say” program has been implemented in all Pennsylvania public school districts. This program was developed by the Sandy Hook Promise, and the legislation is Pennsylvania Act 44 of 2018: School Safety. This link is to a Powerpoint presentation with information about school safety in Pennsylvania, “Act 44 of 2018: Key Information for School Entities.”

The Child Advocacy Committee on Education will focus on school safety this year. Listed below are some resources:

Action Plan for Pennsylvania

Sandy Hook Promise

Moms Demand Action

Brady Campaign

Taxation and School Funding

Fair Share Tax Plan The General Assembly of Pennsylvania Senate Bill No. 555 Session of 2017 Introduced by Haywood, Hughes and Costa, June 5th, 2017

Fair Share Tax Plan to Support Public Investment in Pennsylvania from the Pennsylvania Budget and Polity Center

The Price of Property Tax Elimination from the Keystone Research Center