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09.23.2014

Most Innovative Chicago Educators Awarded up to $7,500 to Launch Pilots to Drive Student Achievement

Investments from The Chicago Public Education Fund to positively impact up to 10,000 students in 2014-15 alone   September 23, 2014 – Today, The Chicago Public Education Fund announced that it…

09.22.2014

The Fund Welcomes Arnaldo (Arnie) Rivera to its Board of Directors

September 22, 2014 – Today, The Chicago Public Education Fund’s Board of Directors announced the election of Arnie Rivera, Deputy Chief of Staff for Education for the City of Chicago,…

09.22.2014

The Fund Welcomes Tony Smith to its Board of Directors

September 22, 2014 – Today, The Chicago Public Education Fund’s Board of Directors announced the election of Tony Smith, Executive Director of the W. Clement & Jessie V. Stone Foundation,…

09.15.2014

Leadership Council Member John Barker Honors His Mother’s Legacy

Faced with the loss of his mother in May 2014, John Barker, Chief Accountability Officer for Chicago Public Schools and a member of The Fund’s Leadership Council, sought to honor…

09.09.2014

Fund-Supported Educator Featured in Catalyst Chicago Op-Ed

John Boggs is a former member of The Fund’s Educator Advisory Committee, a 2014 participant in The Fund’s Summer Design Program and a National Board Certified English Language Arts teacher…

09.04.2014

The Fund Featured in CEE-Trust Blended Learning Report

In partnership with Public Impact, CEE-Trust (Cities for Education Entrepreneurship Trust) released “Creating a City-Based Blended Learning Network.” This report details how The Fund and CityBridge Foundation are empowering educators to…

09.04.2014

The Fund Named Top 100 Finalist for Chicago Innovation Awards

Out of an astounding 552 nominees, The Chicago Public Education Fund (The Fund) has been selected as one of the Top 100 Finalists still in the running for the 13th…