Education Reports

A Citywide Effort to Roll Out Positive Behavior Support (PBS) - a report on PBS implementation in Philadelphia public schools. August 2010
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From At Risk To On Track II: Four Factors That Support Success in Urban High Schools. August 2010
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Breaking Cultural Barriers Through The Arts - A summary of PCCY's Arts Forum held in April 2010
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Listen to My Story... Let Me Hear Yours - A report on using the arts to recognize and value differences in cultures. October 2009
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PBS in Philadelphia: Where We've Been and Where We Need To Go - A report on implementing Positive Behavior Supports in Philadelphia. February 2009
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Anchoring and Amplifying the Arts in our Schools - A report on creating and engaging new collaborations to make schools safer and better. January 2009
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From At-Risk to On-Track: Lessons from Philadelphia Schools that Beat The Odds - A report on some Philadelphia schools that led improvements and/or high achievement levels. July 2008
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A Portrait of Arts and Education in Our Public Schools - A report on arts education in schools across the country. March 2008
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What Every ELEMENTARY School Should Have - A Community Checklist of some Elementary Schools in Philadelphia. September 2007
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What Every HIGH School Should Have - A Community Checklist of some High Schools in Philadelphia. September 2006
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What Every School Should Have Checklists: High School Checklist / Middle School Checklist / Elementary School Checklist

The Dropout Crisis: An Invisible Epidemic - A Report on the numbers, reasons and recommendations for change for out of school youth in Philadelphia. July 2006
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What We CAN Do - A Report on Our Schools, Our Students and Difficult Behavior. January 2004
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Beyond The Statistics, Beyond the Test, Beyond the Headlines - A Closer Look at Philadelphia's Public Schools - A report on how Philadelphia's public school children are really doing. June 2003
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Looking Back, Moving Forward and Asking the Right Questions - A report on Public Education in Philadelphia.  January 2003
Looking Back Report / Looking Back Data

Music, Art and Public Education: A Powerful Relationship - The third report in a series as a joint project of PCCY and the Alliance Organizing Project (AOP) on the lack of music and art educational opportunities in Philadelphia schools. June 2002
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Improving School Climate Is Everybody's Business - The second report in a series as a joint project of PCCY and the Alliance Organizing Project (AOP) on safety and the overall climate of public schools. June 2001
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Who Will Teach Our Children - The first report in a series as a joint project of PCCY and the Alliance Organizing Project (AOP) on the teacher shortage in the Philadelphia Public School System. March 2001
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Starting Where Kids Are - A report on decision making in our school system. May 2000
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