Mar. 21, 2022

WHAT: The House Education Committee, chaired by Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Erie), will hold a public hearing to hear from officials with the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) to receive a comprehensive overview of the cyber charter school application and renewal process and the Charter School Appeal Board (CAB). 

WHO: Sonney; members of the House Education Committee; Dr. Sherri Smith, deputy secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education with PDE; and Adam Schott, special assistant to Dr. Noe Ortega, secretary of PDE.

WHEN: Tuesday, March 22, 9:30 a.m.

WHERE: 140 Main Capitol Building, Harrisburg.

LIVE WEBSTREAMING: Will be available, barring technical difficulties, at and

Media contact: Tracy Polovick, 717.260.6358,