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Interested in Becoming a Sponsor of the Coalition?

PCPCS is now accepting applications for our Business Partnership Program for the 2020-21 School Year! For questions about how to become a sponsor for the Pennsylvania Coalition of Public Charter Schools for the 2020-21 school year, please contact Brandie Karpew, Director of Operations and Development,

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT! Infradapt’s Technology Toolkit for Remote Learning Webinar!

Has your school been adversely impacted by the COVID-19 crisis? Can your teachers effectively collaborate and communicate with your students? Does your school have the right tools to operate 100% remotely?Join Nate Kline, Senior Account Executive of Infradapt, a Managed IT Service Provider,

CHECK THIS OUT! Analysis from the Commonwealth Foundation

Our friends at the Commonwealth Foundation provide a breakdown of district expenditures and the amount of funding actually going to educate student. Their analysis shows that only a fraction of district costs go towards educating kids. Of these costs, charter payments are a small part.

Announcing the First Annual PCPCS Essay and Picture Contest!

PCPCS and Conrad O’Brien are thrilled to announce the first annual PCPCS Essay and Picture Contest! In connection with Conrad O’Brien’s sponsorship of the PCPCS 2019 Annual Conference, we invite all Charter School students to participate in this contest for a chance to attend the conference and introduce the keynote speaker,

PCPCS Calls on PDE to Intervene in Pottsville Area SD’s Ploy to Bribe Charter Students

This morning, the Pennsylvania Coalition of Public Charter Schools (PCPCS) sent a letter to Secretary Pedro Rivera at the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) asking him to stop the Pottsville Area School District’s incentive program to lure charter school students back to the district. 

PCPCS NEWSLETTER: News from the Week of July 19-25

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