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08.25.2014

The Fund’s Summer Design Program Featured in Catalyst Chicago

“Teachers get creative to find time for professional development” “People are really hungry for professional development that takes into account what teachers know and experience in schools,” says Heather Anichini,…

08.19.2014

The Fund Featured in edSurge

“How Chicago is Bringing Together Edtech Entrepreneurs and Educators” By Ben Kutylo, Director of Program Investments for The Fund Originally published by edSurge When exploring the current landscape in edtech,…

08.15.2014

Vote for The Fund!

Fund team members Ben Kutylo and Chaula Gupta have been invited to present on redesigning school and personalized learning at the SXSWEDU 2015 (South by Southwest Education). The SXSWedu Conference…

08.14.2014

Fund CEO Speaks to Education Pioneers Fellows

Today, Fund President and CEO Heather Y. Anichini spent some time with Education Pioneers Fellows, a group of talented, up-and-coming leaders in public education. Education Pioneers exists to identify, train,…

08.11.2014

Summer Design Program 2013 Interim Report

Fund investments and partnerships are marked by careful evaluation of best practices, sound research and strategic alignment with Chicago’s needs. We are committed to measuring and reporting on the progress…

08.05.2014

The Fund Announces Staff Transitions

Today, The Chicago Public Education Fund (The Fund) announced the transition of Chief Operating Officer Arnaldo Rivera. Rivera will assume the role of Deputy Chief of Staff for Education, serving…

08.01.2014

Summer Design Program Teams Build Momentum

Over the past few weeks, more than 120 principals and teachers have convened as part of our second annual Summer Design Program (SDP). One of the largest efforts of its…