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And Our Keynote Speaker is…

The Pennsylvania Coalition of Public Charter Schools and Barton Gilman are pleased to announce that noted charter school and education reform advocate, Mashea Ashton, will be the Keynote Speaker for the 2021 PCPCS Annual Conference, slated for October 20-21,

Statement on Wolf Administration Proposed Charter School Regulations (September 17, 2021)

The statement below is given by Lenny McAllister, CEO of the Pennsylvania Coalition of Public Charter Schools, a non-profit organization focused on providing high-quality options for Pennsylvania families within K-12 public education.


In July 2020, The National Charter School Resource Center (NCSRC) published the Policy Framework for High-Quality Charter Authorizing Practices (Framework), which was described as a tool for assessing a State policy environment’s support for high-quality authorizing practices.

Great news for Charter Schools and Students!

PCPCS and Barton Gilman are thrilled to announce the return of PCPCS and Barton Gilman Essay and Picture Contest! In connection with Barton Gilman’s sponsorship of the 2021 PCPCS Annual Conference,

INNOVATION SPOTLIGHT: Souderton Charter School Collaborative

In the Fall of 2020, as many schools were still figuring out the logistics of educating in the era of coronavirus, many schools were beginning the year virtually. Not the Souderton Charter School Collaborative –