PEP Hires New CEO

Public Education Partners (PEP), Greenville County’s only nonprofit focused solely on improving K–12 public education, has hired Catherine Schumacher to serve as President & CEO, effective November 4, 2019. “PEP continues to lead the way in discussions about K-12 public education, supporting and elevating teachers and their profession, and ensuring access to a quality education […]

PEP Launches InformEdsc.org

Public Education Partners (PEP) is pleased to announce the launch of InformEdsc.org (Inform Ed SC), an interactive website where state and local leaders, parents and other members of the community can obtain current, accurate information about K-12 public education in Greenville County and the state of South Carolina. Developed by PEP and Acuitas Economics, through […]

PEP Hires Two New Staff

Public Education Partners (PEP) is proud to announce the addition of two new staff positions, Carol Beard as Program Associate and Michelle Rash as Community Organizer.  “PEP’s new strategic plan clearly sets our course to continue to advocate for conditions at the school, system, and community levels that encourage the recruitment, retention, and advancement of top-quality […]

PEP Celebrated Summer Learning with Literacy Events

PEP celebrated National Summer Learning Week by conducting Family Reading Night events for students of East North Street Academy (ENSA) and Taylors Elementary on July 11, hosting over 450 students and family members. The night was part of PEP’s Make Summer Count (MSC) program, which reached over 18,300 Greenville County Schools (GCS) students, and is […]