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For over 30 years, PCG has offered career opportunities with challenges, risks, and performance-driven rewards to consultants, technical professionals and administrative staff. This corporate culture attracts candidates who are results-oriented and interested in making an immediate impact on their community as well as their own career.
PCG prides itself in assisting employees to develop a career based upon our project needs and your skills and interests. In addition to ongoing opportunities for learning and individual growth, we provide you with the necessary tools and resources through our facilities, our technology and our experienced staff.
U.S. District Court in Illinois Rules in Favor of the State in Dispute with CMS Over Medicaid Reimbursements18 days ago
On Friday, September 25, 2020, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois held that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) improperly disallowed claims for $140 million in Medicaid reimbursements, because the method used by Illinois to adjust the particular payments was a reasonable interpretation of the Illinois state Medicaid plan.ReadMore More PCG News
Celebrating our employees’ entrepreneurial spirit – PCG announces first EPIC Awards winner for FY202118 days ago
Last Fall, we launched a new quarterly employee recognition program called the EPIC Awards to help bring the four tenets that define PCG’s ethos—Entrepreneurial Spirit, Passion, Impact, and Community—to life in a tangible way. Today, we are thrilled to announce that Michelle Clickner, on behalf of a multidisciplinary team of more than 50 PCG employees, has been selected as PCG’s newest EPIC Awards winner in recognition of their Entrepreneurial Spirit and ongoing commitment to delivering solutions that matter to those we serve.ReadMore More PCG News
‘Back-to-School’ Blog Series (Post #3): Social-Emotional Learning19 days ago
The third blog post in our ‘back-to-school’ series explores the need for districts to implement a multi-tiered approach to social-emotional learning (SEL) during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a recent recommendation from the Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL). Author Lauren English-Mezzino acknowledges that while many districts are familiar with a tiered approach for academics, integrating SEL into a multi-tiered system of support—whether instruction is fully remote, in person, or a blend of the two—may present new challenges for districts.ReadMore More PCG News
Bridging gaps between employers, job seekers through tech apprenticeship20 days ago
An unfortunate reality of today’s job market is that IT workers are in short supply while millions of people are underemployed or unemployed. Tech apprenticeship programs offer an effective—and mutually beneficial—approach to bridging the gap between employers and IT job seekers, according to a new LinkedIn article by Public Consulting Group’s (PCG’s) Uri Shatten.ReadMore More PCG News
Special education subject matter expert shares insights into supporting students with special needs during the pandemic25 days ago
Over the summer, state education agencies required local school districts to create “re-entry plans” to outline how students can safely and equitably return to school in multiple learning environments. These plans primarily focused on supporting the majority of students but offered minimal, if any, support on the unique needs of students with Individualized Education Programs (IEPs). That’s according to an article authored by special education subject matter expert (SME) Matthew Korobkin that was published by eSchool News on September 25, 2020.ReadMore More PCG News
National Association of Special Education Teachers Teams Up with Public Consulting Group to Improve IEP Goals and Objectives through EDPlan™29 days ago
As schools grapple with increased federal mandates, reduced budgets, and compounding student needs due to COVID-19, Public Consulting Group, Inc. (PCG) has partnered with the National Association of Special Education Teachers (NASET) to offer an extensive bank of individualized education program (IEP) goals and objectives as a support to special education teachers and service providers across the country.ReadMore More PCG News
"I have been a special educator for over 25 years and co-taught for five of those years, before entering the world of administration. I definitely would recommend this course to teachers and administrators wanting to move into the co-teaching model."
"Our teachers feel like they are on the cutting edge of a system that has the potential to significantly impact student achievement. They love the clarity and usability of the system. The integration of Progress Monitoring and the IEP system reduces redundant data entry and ensures compliance with the IEP."
"Whatever one’s position on vouchers, however, one idea ought to unify all sides – that the voucher system ought to be driven by data and sound policy principles rather than ideology and intuition."
Public Consulting Group (PCG) has dedicated itself to the public sector for over 30 years. From our founding in 1986 through today, we are guided by an unwavering commitment to our clients and the communities they serve. PCG Cares is an extension of that commitment, empowering each full-time employee to volunteer up to 32 hours each fiscal year to work with and support the communities we serve. PCG Cares’ mission is a simple one: to create a culture of inclusion, support, and happiness for our employees and the communities where we live and work.