PEP Hires New Program Director

Greenville, S.C. – Public Education Partners (PEP), Greenville County’s only nonprofit focused solely on improving K-12 public education, is proud to announce that Qena Jennings, M.Ed has recently been hired to fill the role of Program Director. “Qena is a fantastic addition to our team and organization, especially as PEP continues and seeks ways to deepen and […]

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Quality Teaching Grants Awarded

PEP Funds Six STEAM Projects and Awards the Inaugural Mullins Grant for Quality Teaching Greenville, S.C. – Public Education Partners (PEP) recently awarded $15,000 to fund the second year of the Building STEAM grant and the inaugural Mullins Grant for Quality Teaching. “PEP’s Quality Teaching grants, which include the Building STEAM grants and the Mullins grant, […]

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Teach864: Making Teacher Town USA

South Carolina, and more specifically, Greenville County Schools, has committed to the Profile of the South Carolina Graduate so every high school graduate will be prepared for success in college, career, and citizenship. This goal mirrors the mission of Public Education Partners (PEP): to collaborate with community partners to support and strengthen student achievement in […]

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Duke GATE 2018 Press Release

PEP Announces Renewed Support from Duke Energy and Expansion of Greenville County Schools’ GATE Program Alternative certification program addresses teacher shortage Greenville, S.C. – Public Education Partners (PEP) is pleased to announce that for the second consecutive year, the Duke Energy Foundation has donated $100,000 to support the Greenville Alternative Teacher Education (GATE) program. The GATE […]

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#Teach864 Induction Event

To further support Greenville County Schools teachers and the teaching profession, PEP is hosting an invite-only event on #Teach864 Night designed to congratulate and celebrate induction teachers and their accomplishments so far this year. “Public Education Partners  want to celebrate our induction teachers who are in their first year, and the mentor teachers that helped them along the […]

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#Teach864 Night 2018 Press Release

PEP’s Inaugural #Teach864 Night Celebrates Teachers Greenville, S.C. – Public Education Partners (PEP) has partnered with Greenville County Schools (GCS) and the Greenville Drive to celebrate the first annual #Teach864 Night at Fluor Field on Tuesday, April 17. Everyone is invited to participate and congratulate teachers for their efforts in molding the future leaders of tomorrow, […]

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Reflections from the Field: Teach864

#Teach864 – A Campaign to Elevate and Celebrate the Teaching Profession South Carolina, and more specifically Greenville County Schools, has committed to the Profile of the South Carolina Graduate so every high school graduate will be prepared for success in college, career, and citizenship. This goal mirrors the mission of Public Education Partners: to collaborate […]

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Make Summer Count 2017 Press Release

Public Education Partners and Scholastic Reveal Positive Findings from Second Year of Research on Summer Reading Supports for Greenville County K–5 Students Greenville, S.C. – For the second consecutive year, Public Education Partners (PEP), Greenville County’s only nonprofit focused solely on improving K–12 public education, collaborated with Scholastic, the global children’s publishing, education, and media company, […]

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PEP Welcomes Six New Members to its Board

Greenville, S.C. – February 28, 2018 – Public Education Partners (PEP), Greenville County’s only nonprofit focused solely on improving K-12 public education, recently welcomed six new members to its Board of Directors. They are: Santora Bowling, Sr. Community Relations Manager, Michelin North America, Inc.; Ana Parra, Senior Account Executive, Hughes Agency; Angie Gossett, Regional Marketing Director, […]

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PEP Talks and Advocacy 2.0

As PEP Talks expands its offerings in 2018, we plan to host several evening, knowledge-building events so other community members can attend who are unable to at lunch. We plan to host our next PEP Talks in late April, June, August, and plan to set those topics and dates soon. Keep up-to-date on future PEP […]

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