Reflections from the Field: Teacher Town, U.S.A.

A teacher today is being asked to do more than ever before. They must implement more rigorous standards, teach students to succeed in the 21st century, provide differentiated instruction to meet a myriad of learners, employ rapidly changing technology, and support the socio-emotional development of students. Meanwhile, these students increasingly come from low-income families, and […]

GATE Press Conference 2017

PEP and Duke Energy Announce Major Grant to Expand Greenville County Schools’ GATE Program Greenville, S.C. – May 9, 2017 – Public Education Partners (PEP) is pleased to announce the receipt of a $109,000 grant from the Duke Energy Foundation to support Greenville County Schools’ expansion of the Greenville Alternative Teacher Education (GATE) program. Developed through a […]

Make Summer Count Press Conference 2017

New Research from Public Education Partners and Scholastic Confirms Positive Impact of Supporting Summer Reading for K–5 Students in Greenville County, SC Results from Make Summer Count Program in Greenville County Elementary Schools Reveal that Students Benefit from Increased Access to Books and Opportunities for Summer Learning Greenville, SC – April 20, 2017 – The […]