Penncrest High School juniors Matt Lunger and Becky Cave shadowed me at the state Capitol as part of Penncrest Opportunities for Workplace Relationships (POWR). Becky has an interest in government and labor relations, and Matt has an eye toward politics.
Gov. Tom Corbett announced that Anthony Grisillo, a teacher at Rose Tree Media School District, is Pennsylvania’s Teacher of the Year. At the state Capitol, I joined my House colleagues in recognizing Grisillo, an instructor for the academically gifted program in grades K-8. Pictured from left are House Speaker Sam Smith, Grisillo and Reps. Dan Truitt, Joe Hackett and me.