Our Partner Schools help herald the progressive education mission around the world.

Are you interested in becoming a partner school?

Our partners are established (at least 3-5 years in operation) public, independent (501c3), and public charter schools whose mission/vision and school pedagogy/philosophy are guided specifically by progressive principles and practices.

Partner Benefits: Partners receive a password protected account on our website that allows the following:

  • Partner school name, logo, and website link are part of our website;
  • Partners can post employment opportunities and school-based events;
  • Partners receive/contribute to our newsletter;
  • Partners can contribute to our blog;
  • Partners can post PEN logo to their website

Additional Benefits:

  • 10% discount annually on registration for one professional development experience of your choice (National Conference or NIPEN)
  • Displayable membership merchandise and editable communications to indicate to parents, students, and teachers the commitment of your school to progressive practice
  • Stay in the loop; special access to global social media discussion about progressive education through PEN Facebook and Twitter
  • Quarterly PEN Journal with resources, up-to-date research, and articles about current progressive practice


Annual fee: $200