Campaign for Fair Education Funding: Earned Media

The Campaign for Fair Education Funding has been featured in numerous digital and print media outlets, with interviews, letters, editorials, and radio episodes. Coverage has included pieces in The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Pittsburgh Post-GazetteThe Morning CallThe Patriot News, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, The Philadelphia Public School Notebook, NBC10, WSEE, WESA, and numerous regional media outlets across the commonwealth.


“Letter” designates that the item is a letter to the editor. An asterisk denotes it mentions the Education Law Center.

*Op Ed: Our public schools are in crisis – and students are paying the price: Ian Noah Gavigan and Deborah Gordon Klehr. The Patriot News. 6-8-2015.

Sunday Show Preview: June 7, 2015. Politics PA. 6-7-2015.

Coalition to rally for fair school funding from state. New Pittsburgh Courier. 6-5-2015.

Souderton Area School Board charges legislators to create fair education funding formula. Montgomery Media. 6-5-2015.

Six School District Leaders Talk Education Funding at the Jefferson. WSEE 12, Erie TV News. 5-28-2015.

Media Branch NAACP hosts Conference on the State of Education in Pennsylvania Saturday at Cheyney. The Delaware County Daily Times. 5-14-2015.

*Essential Pittsburgh: Closing the Public School Funding Gap Across PA’s Diverse Districts. 90.5 WESA, Pittsburgh’s NPR News Station. 5-1-2015.

Delco superintendents discuss education funding challenges. The Delaware County Daily Times. 5-1-2015.

Community meeting slated April 29 on school funding formula. Delaware County News Network. 5-1-2015.

School funding formula focus of meeting tonight in Springfield. The Delaware County Daily Times. 4-29-2015.

Legislators talk pensions, education funding at North Penn School District forum. The Reporter. 4-24-2015.

Pa. schools are the nation’s most inequitable. The new governor wants to fix that. The Washington Post. 4-22-2015.

Miller and Seidenberger: Fund schools fairly so all students receive quality education. The Morning Call. 4-21-2015.

North Penn School Board approves resolution in support of basic education funding formula. The Reporter. 4-16-2015.

North Penn School District slated to have fair funding formula forum April 23. The Reporter. 4-7-2015.

Fighting for fair funding. Pittsburgh-Tribune Review. 4-6-2015.

Report: Pennsylvania Suffers from a ‘Devastatingly Large’ Education Funding Gap. 90.5 WESA, Pittsburgh’s NPR News Station. 4-2-2015.

Cumberland County officials call for fair, adequate public school funding. The Patriot News. 4-1-2015.

State education funding focus of Wednesday community forum in Camp Hill. The Patriot News. 3-27-2015.

Campaign for education funding proposes formula for state aid. The Philadelphia Public School Notebook. 3-25-2015.

Lancaster County school leaders sound call for new state funding formula. Lancaster Online. 3-17-2015.

Op Ed: Public forum will offer taxpayers an important chance to engage in school funding debate. Lancaster Online. 3-17-2015.

Group pushes for state to return to formula funding for public schools. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. 3-14-2015.

In 23 states, richer school districts get more local funding than poorer districts. The Washington Post. 3-12-2015.

Only a fair tax system will fully fund Pa. public schools. The Philadelphia Public School Notebook blog. 3-12-2015

Dallas board replaces two administrators. 3-10-2015.

Dallas SB listens to fair funding presentation. The Times Leader. 3-10-2015.

Week in Review: Pennsylvania governor reveals ambitious $33.8 billion budget. 3-6-2015.

Charter school advocates howling mad over Wolf’s budget. Pennsylvania Independent. 3-5-2015.

Proposal: $3 billion more for Pennsylvania schools. 3-2-2015.

Advocacy Groups Propose Education Funding Formula. 90.5 WESA, Pittsburgh’s NPR News Station. 2-26-2015.

Montgomery County parents urge legislators to enact fair education funding. The Times Herald. 2-5-2015.

Pottstown officials gearing up for fair school funding fight. The Mercury News. 1-31-2015.

Erie-area superintendents to speak at school funding hearing. Erie Times-News. 1-29-2015.

Sasala to speak on education funding before state panel. The Bradford Era. 1-27-2015.

PA-Gov: Wolf Announces Education and Labor Secretaries. Politics PA. 1-19-2015.

Cabinet Watch: Follow along as Tom Wolf announces his top advisors. Lancaster Online. 1-12-2015.

Letter: Pa. needs a fair school funding formula: PennLive letters. The Patriot News. 1-8-2015.

Details of proposed school funding formula coming soon, East Allegheny directors told. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. 1-6-2015.

A+ Schools moves to stronger advocacy on Pittsburgh schools. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. 1-4-2015.

*Letter: LETTER- Jan. 2. 1-3-2015.

*Radnor: Haverford School Board member Larry Feinberg, a ‘Circuit Rider’ for fair funding. Mainline Media News. 12-16-2014.

*10 Ways to Give Locally This Giving Tuesday. NBC 10. 12-2-2014.

Campaign for education funding draws broad support statewide. The Philadelphia Public School Notebook. 11-26-2014.

What’s the deal with school funding reform in Pennsylvania? Lancaster Online. 11-24-2014.

*Suit calls state school funding arbitrary and irrational. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. 11-23-2014.

Elizabeth Forward school board hears money issues. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. 10-23-2014.

*Distribution of money for K-12 schools in Pa. uneven, study says. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. 10-10-2014.

Coalition pushes education funding reform. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Early Returns. 10-7-2014.

When it comes to fair school funding, it’s time for Pa. to ‘get with the program,’ Philly mayor says. The Patriot News. 10-6-2014.

Maximum tax hike won’t be enough in Greensburg Salem. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. 10-2-2014.

Coalition kicks off effort to revamp education funding. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. 10-1-2014.