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Talk to your kids; every word is a teaching moment

By Sarah Berman, Teacher, Pine Run Elementary School, Central Bucks School District   As I was checking out of the Bath and Body Works store at the mall, my 17-month-old daughter on my hip, the young...


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Act 35 Established a Fair Funding Formula

The new school year has brought a welcome change in the way the commonwealth funds schools, thanks to the passage of Act 35 which established a fair funding formula for the 500 districts in the state....

Advocates for Our Students

The Council for the Advancement of Public Schools (CAPS) brings key issues in Bucks and Montgomery County public schools to the forefront of community dialogue. This critical conversation concerns parents, educators and administrators, and directly affects our children’s everyday learning experiences. We encourage you to join in the discussion such as:

We have 200,000 students in 300 schools in Bucks and Montgomery Counties. CAPS (and the CAPS web site) is the one resource where everyone can stay connected to what matters most—giving our kids the best public education possible. Visit regularly and get involved. Because in the end, better public education builds stronger communities.