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PCG Acquires University Instructors

BOSTON, Nov. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Public Consulting Group (PCG) today announced it has acquired University Instructors, Inc., (UI) a provider of K-12 flexible learning solutions. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. UI will join the PCG Education division of PCG. 

"In joining with PCG Education, we see great opportunity for collaboration to continue our mission to help schools achieve measurable positive student outcomes," said Jim Popp, President of University Instructors. 

Headquartered in Staunton, Virginia, UI delivers K-12 school support solutions in core subject areas. The company's K-12 Flexible Learning Solutions are tailored to meet a school's specific needs and are designed to increase school capacity, support the role of the classroom teacher, and assist with the delivery of content. On-site instructors are available during the school day as well as for expanded school hours, weekends, and even during scheduled breaks, giving schools a wide range of options for program implementation.

"University Instructors will bring PCG Education's capabilities closer to the classroom with direct instructional experience and multiple programming options to meet the educational needs of a wide range of students," said Grant Blair, Director, PCG Education.  "UI's unique technology infrastructure for managing multiple instructional engagements will bring us significant efficiencies as well as opportunities to innovate."

About University Instructors, Inc.

Founded in 1994, University Instructors, Inc.'s mission is to provide service solutions to reinforce the effective delivery and implementation of K-12 educational supports that lead to measurable positive student outcomes. With almost 20 years of educational experience and a distinguished network of locally-based, highly motivated and caring educators and professionals, the company is committed to providing schools with research-based, effective instructional programs as well as personnel resources necessary for staff development, intervention initiatives, program implementation, supplemental instruction, extended day, and UI Afterschool Academy programs.

About Public Consulting Group

Public Consulting Group, Inc. (PCG) is a management consulting firm that primarily serves public sector education, health and human services, and other state and municipal government clients. Established in 1986 with headquarters in Boston, Massachusetts, PCG operates from 44 offices around the U.S., in Montreal, London, and in Warsaw and Lodz, Poland. The firm has extensive experience in all 50 states, clients in four Canadian provinces, and a growing practice in the European Union. To learn more, visit www.publicconsultinggroup.com.

PCG Education offers consulting and technology solutions that help schools, school districts, and state education agencies/ministries of education across the U.S. and in Canada and Europe to promote student success, improve programs and processes, and optimize financial resources.  It has current projects in 40 states, Washington, D.C., four Canadian provinces, and in Poland and serves 16 of the 25 largest U.S. school districts. PCG Education has recovered more than $3.3 billion in federal Medicaid funds for school district clients and its special education management systems, EasyIEP™, GoalView™, and IEP Online™, serve more than 1.4 million special education students across the U.S. More information is available at www.publicconsultinggroup.com/education.

Press Contact:

Stephen Skinner


PCG Marketing


(617) 717-1150


sskinner@pcgus.com

SOURCE Public Consulting Group



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