Campaign for Fair Education Funding Formula
A campaign is underway
to galvanize support in every corner of the state for a fair,
predictable basic education funding formula.
Five major education leadership organizations launched the campaign via
two-way video, with nearly 1,000 school administrators, board members,
educators and other business and community groups attending broadcasts
at one of 29 intermediate unit (IU) locations. (Read more)
October is National Bullying Prevention Month
To learn how you can
prevent and reduce bullying, and what resources and training
opportunities are available for schools, parents, educators and
children across the state, click here.
Federal grant program building pathways
to a brighter future
In August, community
leaders and political representatives gathered to learn about how an
innovative federal grant program is helping individuals
earn self-sustaining wages. (read more)
Free books help reduce the 'summer slide'
In an effort to curb
summer learning loss, boost reading and improve English language skills,
K-5 students in the CSIU's
Northeast Migrant Education Program summer camps received free
children’s books. Click here to read more.
Preschool students maintain skills over the summer
This fall, a group of preschool
children in Northumberland County will return to the classroom with a
"head start," as they have continued learning all summer long. (read more)
Three CSIU employees honored
Last month, at the CSIU's Professional Leadership Day, three employees were recognized for achievement, service and innovation. Click here to read more.
LPN Career Center announces August graduates
This month, 42 practical nursing students became the 97th graduating class of the Central Susquehanna LPN Career
Center. Click here to read more.
Students explore technology careers at CSIU
A group of students
from Warrior Run School District
received a hands-on career experience
a visit to the CSIU. (read more)
State recognizes three CSIU Pre-K Counts programs
Three CSIU Pre-K Counts programs were among
14 sites to earn recognition from the state for implementing a positive
behavior model for students. Click here to read more.
'Stars' graduate from Sunbury program
teachers, parents and guests, student John Stanley explained how he
earned the privilege to graduate from the Five Star program in Sunbury. (read more)
Begin your 'career in caring'
Thinking about going back to school to become a Licensed Practical Nurse? The Central Susquehanna LPN Career Center is now accepting applications for the full-time class that begins August 2015. Click here to learn more.
Students in Sunbury celebrate graduation
Seventeen special education students celebrated their successful
transition from school to work.
Click here to read more.
CSIU staff honored by PTA organization
A CSIU staff member was recently was recognized for
advocating for children and youth in the commonwealth.
Click here to read more.
CSIU has partnered with BrainWare SAFARI, the leading cognitive skills development software program in education, to offer savings on software licenses for member school districts. Click here for more information.
Keyguards made by students, for students
Created by students with special needs who attend the CSIU's Work Foundations+ facility, these keyguards are manufactured using tools and machinery typically found in an industrial arts program. (read more)