Philadelphia Regional Meeting

November 17, 2014
8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Hosted by Friends Council on Education

Join your peers who are active and engaged in the work of partnership to create better educational outcomes for all.

Registration & light breakfast

Welcome- Deborra Pancoe, Friends Council on Education

  • Centering silence
  • Introductions

National view-  Claire Leheny, NNSP

  • Partnership trends, challenges and possibilities
  •  Framework for successful partnerships

Case studies of emerging and successful practice

  • Leaders to share innovative work at:

William Penn Charter School
Bayard Taylor Elementary School
William Penn House
Friends Seminary
GO Project
Russell Byers Charter School
Wissahickon Charter School

Vision for the future

  • What does public-private collaboration look like in 5 or 10 years?
  • What impact has it made on your school?
  • What impact has it made on the city? And region?
  • What does success look for students, families and schools?

Group Discussion


Action planning and peer collaboration to follow lunch

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