PENN HILL GROUP’S WASHINGTON WRAP UP – JULY 9, 2018

HOUSE and SENATE The House and Senate were in recess this week and will resume next week. ADMINISTRATION The U.S. Department of Education (ED) delayed the previous Administration’s “state authorization” rule for distance education programs until July 2020. ED delayed by two years the “significant disproportionality” rule which was aimed at addressing racial disparities in […]

PENN HILL GROUP PRINCIPAL VIC KLATT QUOTED IN BLOOMBERG GOVERNMENT ARTICLE ON THE CARL D. PERKINS CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION ACT

Penn Hill Group Principal Vic Klatt was quoted in an July 27 Bloomberg Government  article, “Pressure, Time, Ivanka: How a Bipartisan Jobs Bill Got Unstuck” Klatt commented on the reauthorization of the The Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act: “The authorization that passed earlier this week was unlike any he’d seen before. It’s safe […]

MEET PENN HILL’S SUMMER INTERNS: DARINE BAILEY AND KATHERINE KNOX

Meet Penn Hill Group’s summer interns, Darine Bailey and Katherine Knox.  Darine is a senior at University of Michigan’s Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy and Katherine is a sophomore at Swarthmore College. See our interviews with Darine and Katherine below to learn more about them and all that they bring to our office. Welcome, Darine […]

PENN HILL GROUP’S WASHINGTON WRAP UP – JUNE 18, 2018

HOUSE and SENATE The House Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee (LHHS) released and marked up its Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 spending bill. Most education programs were level funded compared to FY2018. However, career and technical education (CTE) programs, the Charter School program, Student Support and Academic Enrichment Grants, TRIO […]