HARRISBURG – The PA Senate Education Committee and the state Senate Health and Human Services Committee will hold a joint public hearing on Wednesday, March 3 at 10 a.m. to explore the many challenges schools have been forced to confront during the COVID-19 pandemic. The committees will hear testimony from the PA Department of Education, PA Department of Health, superintendents, teachers, students, parents, and other stakeholders discussing barriers to learning and safety concerns during the pandemic, as well as potential solutions to ensure the safety and continued educational development of students. The hearing will feature virtual testimony from participants and will be streamed live at pasenategop.com.