Pa. Superintendent Questions Cyber School Funding

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

The funding of cyber education programs is something that Mark Leidy, superintendent of Mechanicsburg Area School District, has seen as problematic.

Leidy encouraged parents at a recent PTO meeting to write to their legislator to ask for reform of cyber education funding. Cyber education funding, he said, impacts the funding of public schools — in particular, Mechanicsburg Area School District.

“Inevitably, individuals want to know what they can do once they hear the facts, and my answer has been for them to contact our local legislators, who have been supportive of reform,” he said.

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