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Governor Wolf greeting Teachers and Staff at Interboro Kindergarten.

Gov. Wolf Visits Kindergarteners Using PAsmart-Funded Robots to Learn Coding

Prospect Park, PA – Governor Tom Wolf toured the Interboro Kindergarten Academy in Delaware County today to talk with kindergarten students using robots to learn about programming and coding. The Interboro School District purchased the robots with a grant through the governor’s PAsmart program which is expanding science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education in…

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Gov. Wolf’s Charter School Accountability Plan Saves Nearly $280 Million

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf’s commonsense plan to improve the educational quality of charter schools and control rising costs will save nearly $280 million a year, the governor told the Pennsylvania Association of School Administrators today. The governor has a three-part plan to fix Pennsylvania’s charter school law which is regarded as one of…

Governor Wolf speaking in the Capitol Rotunda

Gov. Wolf: Pennsylvania Preparing Youth for Careers of Their Choice, Including in the Military

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today joined Pennsylvania’s Adjutant General Maj. General Anthony Carrelli, and retired generals and admirals from Mission: Readiness to release the non-profit organization’s workforce readiness report that outlines how competition for qualified individuals among all employment sectors affects military recruiting efforts and warrants greater investment in our next generation. “I…

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Governor Wolf and Rural Students Celebrate PAsmart Success for Science and Technology Education

Harrisburg, PA – Celebrating the success of the PAsmart workforce development program to create educational opportunities at schools across the commonwealth, Governor Tom Wolf welcomed more than 50 students from the Pennsylvania Rural Robotics Initiative to the Capitol today. The students from nine western Pennsylvania school districts showcased their skills in coding, robotics and drone…

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