#SC2Finland Field Study

SC EDUCATION STAKEHOLDERS TO PARTICIPATE IN FIELD STUDY OF PUBLIC EDUCATION IN FINLAND GREENVILLE, S.C.—Twenty-three South Carolina education stakeholders will visit Finland’s public schools this month to gain insight into critical challenges in public education in South Carolina. The field study will be led by Public Education Partners, Furman University’s Department of Education, and the […]

#Teach864 School Year Leadoff

PEP Continues Teacher Support, Presents #Teach864 School Year Leadoff Greenville, S.C. – Continuing the momentum of their Teach864 campaign, Public Education Partners (PEP), Greenville’s only independent nonprofit solely dedicated to investing in and improving public education, is celebrating teachers and a new school year by presenting #Teach864 School Year Leadoff. The event takes place during the Greenville Drive’s […]

GATE Thrives Amid Shortage

Throughout the summer numerous articles have detailed the teacher recruitment and retention challenges South Carolina continues to face, and as we usher in a new school year vacant teaching positions remain. Nevertheless, out of the teacher shortage challenge emerge opportunities for innovation. It is in this innovation space that Public Education Partners operates, the proof […]

PEP Hires New Program Director

Greenville, S.C. – Public Education Partners (PEP), Greenville County’s only nonprofit focused solely on improving K-12 public education, is proud to announce that Qena Jennings, M.Ed has recently been hired to fill the role of Program Director. “Qena is a fantastic addition to our team and organization, especially as PEP continues and seeks ways to deepen and […]