Daylin believes that our future is only secure when ever American child is given the best opportunity to live our their fullest potential. Yet year-after-year our schools are underfunded, programs are cut, and teachers are not given the resources they need to help students succeed. In the state legislature, Daylin fought proudly along-side Governor Rendell to finally provide adequate funding for all of our schools to have full-day kindergarten, smaller class sizes, appropriate access to tutoring and the technical tools they need to succeed.
As a result of these efforts, Pennsylvania became the number one state in the nation in educational improvement. Specifically, the improvements we saw in both our reading and math test scores were dramatic, and unprecedented.
Despite this success, Governor Corbett has reversed course and embarked on a path seemingly designed to end public education as a cornerstone of our society. Among the policy changes this administration has embraced are:
Photo courtesy of GVFTMA, Lower Merion High School Sustainability Expo.