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Board Actions

As required by law, the Pennsylvania State Board of Education meets at least six times per year, typically on a bi-monthly basis.

Here you will find an index of recent action items that were approved by the State Board, beginning with matters considered by the Board in September 2010.

2020

January

On January 8, 2020, the State Board of Career and Technical Education approved the following action items: 

On January 8, 2020, the State Board of Education took action on the following Petitions to Intervene in the March 18, 2020, hearing on the Erie Community College Plan:

March

On March 18, 2020, the State Board of Career and Technical Education approved the following action item:

On March 18, 2020, the State Board of Education approved the following action item:

May

On May 6, 2020, the State Board of Education approved the following action items:

  • A request that the Legislative Reference Bureau publish a corrective amendment, pursuant to 45 Pa.C.S. § 901, to ensure that the standards for the School District Organization, which were deposited with the Legislative Reference Bureau on August 17, 1970, and then published in the Pennsylvania Bulletin, be published in the appropriate title of the Pennsylvania Code.

    Chapter 2 School District Organization (PDF)

  • Approved a motion that the Hearing on the Matter of the Erie County Community College Plan, which had been scheduled for March 18, 2020, be rescheduled to occur over the course of two days through a virtual, online format such as Zoom or WebEx, in June 2020, or the first possible time the necessary virtual format is available to the Board, and that all existing procedural orders of the Board relating to such hearing remain in effect. 

July

On July 8, 2020, the State Board of Education approved the following action item: