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About Us

Progressive Education Network is a non-profit company which provides quality education to underprivileged children across Pakistan.

PEN is registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan under Section 42 of the Companies Ordinance 1984 which entails compliance with strict regulations of reporting, audit and governance.Certified by the Pakistan Centre for Philanthropy and ISO 9001

Presently, PEN is providing education to 33,100 students and operating 135 public schools nationwide.

Location of public schools operated by PEN.


Our Approach

PEN partners with District Governments to adopt failing public schools for a period of at least 10 years. In PEN-adopted schools, we implement reforms that improve academics, and provide vital missing facilities.

We also organize co-curricular activities that develop students’ character and leadership skills, and impart IT education from primary-level.

Our interventions are continuously evaluated through a rigorous monitoring, and impact assessment mechanism.


Our Academic Focus

teacher trainingOur intervention in under-served public schools focuses on improvement of education delivery. We demonstrate characteristic expertise in the following areas:

  • Teachers’ training
  • Pedagogy
  • Enrollment of out-of-school children
  • Early childhood education
  • Teaching aids
  • Computer education
  • Development of academic resources

In addition to academic reforms, we organize co-curricular activities that foster leadership and inter-personal skills among our students, and provide vital missing facilities to public schools.


Latest News


Monthly Teachers’ Training

At the beginning of every month, PEN academic team holds a training of PEN teachers to discuss the issues they are facing and to  discuss new  teaching strategies. PEN supervisors also share their findings from classroom observations made during the…

PEN CEO and Director awarding a prize to a teacher

Annual Incentive Distribution Ceremony – 2016

Our Annual Incentive Distribution Ceremony was held on Saturday, October 8, 2016 at Ali Institute of Education. Students, Teachers and Head Teachers received awards under varied categories – academic performance, participation in co-curricular activities, cleanliness in school, etc. Mr. Omar…

Presentation on overview of PEN's academic interventions

Overview of PEN’s Academic Interventions

The following presentation gives an overview of PEN’s academic interventions in public schools to upgrade the standard of education delivery: PEN's Academic Interventions in Public Schools from Human Resource PEN



Our Sponsors

We are thankful for the support of some of the most well-known companies in Pakistan.

Logos of some of the most well known companies in Pakistan that sponsor PEN initiatives.