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Charter Schools
09Jan

Charter Schools More Likely to Ignore Special Education Applicants, Study Finds

Charter schools are less likely to respond to application inquiries from parents of students with severe disabilities, according to researchers from Columbia University and the University of Florida. The new study dives into the old debate over whether charter schools favor the easiest-to-educate students when it comes to admissions either to save money or to make their schools

04Jan

How Corporate Tax Incentives Rob Public School Budgets

6 steps to boost your advocacy for students and public schools in 2019
20Dec

6 steps to boost your advocacy for students and public schools in 2019

Teacher Walkouts CAPS
21Nov

The Spirit of the Teacher Walkouts Lived on in the Midterms

CAPS ORIGINAL CONTENT

04Mar

32nd ANNUAL “TOUCH THE FUTURE” ART SHOW HONORS 22 PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

The 32nd Annual “Touch the Future” Art Show awards ceremony, sponsored by the Pennsylvania State Education Association/Mideastern Region (PSEA/MER), and CAPS, was held on March 3 at Arcadia University and honored outstanding work from Bucks and Montgomery counties’ public high school students in 15 different categories.   The event, which juried in 350 pieces from

03Mar

32nd Annual Touch The Future Art Show Winners

03Mar

32nd Annual Touch The Future Art Show

Meghan Neary TeacherTuesday
19Feb

TeacherTuesday: February 19th, 2019

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 friendsofpubliced.org regularly and get involved. Because in the end, better public education builds stronger communities.