Creating the brightest possible future for Greenville’s students, teachers, and public schools.

Our mission is to lead our community in acting collectively to support, strengthen, and advance public education and student achievement in Greenville County Schools.

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PEPGC and RCPEP Issue Statement on H.3976

February 24th, 2021 – Today state legislators introduced H.3976, a partisan private school voucher bill that will redirect public funds toward private and religious schools. Despite the South Carolina Supreme Court’s two-time rejection of a similar program last fall, the state’s leadership remains intent on advancing its ideology of “educational freedom.” The real “freedom” vouchers […]

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We’re hiring!

For 35 years, we have collaborated with community partners to strengthen public education for the 77,000 students and 7,000 teachers in Greenville County Schools – and right now we’re looking for a Director of Development to help us continue our work! The Director of Development will be an experienced and passionate fundraising leader who is […]

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Equity Work is a Matter of Survival

February 17th, 2021 – by Dr. Shaniece Criss I smile every time I ride past the eight-story mural in downtown Greenville. It shows educator Pearlie Harris who served as the first black teacher at an all-white elementary school, which helped integrate Greenville County Schools over 50 years ago. On the mural, she is embracing children […]

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