PCPCS News

Monthly Archive: May, 2019

PCPCS NEWSLETTER: News From the Week of May 10-16

Click here to read the latest news from the Pennsylvania Coalition of Public Charter School. 

SPONSORSHIPS ARE ON SALE NOW! PCPCS Annual Conference

We are very excited to be hosting a two day conference focused on empowering and strengthening the charter school movement in Pennsylvania on October 10-11, 2019. Registration is currently open and we are receiving registrations from charter schools across the state.

PROFILES IN LEADERSHIP: Ron Sofo, Ph.D.

Click here to read the latest edition of PCPCS Presents, Profiles in Leadership featuring a legend in the charter school movement in Pennsylvania, former CEO of City Charter High School, Dr. Ron Sofo.

PCPCS Applauds the House Education Committee for Advancing Commonsense Charter Reform

Harrisburg — This morning, the House Education Committee met to consider a package of four charter reform bills – House Bills 355 (Rep. Reese), 356 (Rep. Dowling), 357 (Rep. Topper) and 358 (Rep. Marshall). Despite several amendments filed, all four bills passed out of the Committee in their original form and now head to the House Floor for debate.

2019 CHARTER REFORM: Locate the Documents You Need!

PCPCS has created a page on our website to house everything you need to advocate and show your support for HB 355, 356, 357, and 358. Click here to find the information!
 

Letter to House Education Committee in Support of Charter Reform Bills

Below is a letter of support sent by the Pennsylvania Coalition of Public Charter Schools (PCPCS) in support of House Bills 355, 356, 357 and 358.
 
May 10, 2019
Honorable Members of the House Education Committee,
On behalf of the Pennsylvania Coalition of Public Charter Schools (PCPCS),