To promote excellence in education by fostering communication between parents, students, and independent schools.
PCW is a non-profit membership organization founded in 1964 to promote excellence in education for independent school communities in the greater Washington, D.C. area.
We provide innovative programs to our member school parents, students, and educators that build community and enhance the quality of education at independent schools.
PCW is made up of 58 independent schools educating over 25,000 students in lower, middle, and upper schools.
Minding the Brain: Research, Education, and Parenting. Our programs this year will focus on how recent brain development research impacts education and parenting.