PCPCS News

Monthly Archive: February, 2020

PCPCS Responds to the Pittsburgh Public School Board’s Support of Charter Cuts

Tomorrow, February 26, the Pittsburgh Public Schools (PPS) Board is set to vote on a resolution endorsing legislation that has not yet been introduced, but is expected to cut $280 million in funding to charter school students.  Ana Meyers, Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Coalition of Public Charter Schools (PCPCS) sent a letter today to the PPS Board president and member urging them to reconsider their support of this destructive proposal.

REGISTER NOW! Act 55 Board Training Registration Now Open!

Beginning in the 2018-2019 school year, school board directors and charter school trustees were required to complete training programs pursuant to Act 55 of 2017. School board directors or charter school trustees appointed as of July 1, 2018 are required to complete the initial four-hour training program required under Act 55 during their first year in office.

PCPCS NEWSLETTER: News from the Week of February 15-21

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

PCPCS NEWSLETTER: News from the Week of February 8-14

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