PEF is a non-profit organization that, for over thirty years, has provided training, research, and resources to teachers, principals, and schools in Hamilton County and surrounding areas.
We are innovators, working with a wide range of partners to transform public education.

Our Mission Is Simple

We work to increase student achievement so all students succeed in learning and in life

Collaborative leadership

Since our inception as a community-based organization, PEF has worked in collaborative partnership with dozens of organizations to provide improved opportunities for area public school students. Intentionally focusing on cultivating equitable access for all students to experience a high quality public education, PEF is nationally recognized a leader in developing effective initiatives that inform and support our community's public schools.
PEF Leadership Fellows share their experience

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OPen Applications

STEP-UP Student Application

Applications Due:
March 15, 2020
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Project Inspire

Applications Due:
February 10, 2020
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Fund for Teachers

Applications Due:
January 30, 2020
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PEF Initiatives

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