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 […]

Whaley Named Interim CEO

The Board of Directors of Public Education Partners (PEP) is pleased to announce that Angel Whaley, PEP’s Vice President of Advancement, will serve as PEP’s interim President and CEO beginning Monday, June 17th. Angel will serve in this interim executive capacity until the search for a new President and CEO concludes in late summer/early fall, providing […]

PEP Celebrates GATE Graduates, Awards Grants

Public Education Partners (PEP) honored the first seven graduates of the Greenville Alternative Teacher Education (GATE) program and awarded $24,000 to fund nine Quality Teaching Grants, at a reception held May 29, 2019, at the Westin Poinsett. The graduation celebration recognized the completion of the three-year GATE program and eligibility for South Carolina teacher certification, […]