Many principals look to the city of Chicago as a resource by using local organizations to establish programs in their schools. We highlight some of their impressive programs and partnerships in Chicago public schools.
With all of the stories covering Chicago's challenging year, it would be easy to forget how hard our city's education professionals have been working to keep our children moving forward - but not the successes they’ve achieved.
Seniors at Sarah E. Goode Stem Academy walked across the graduation stage with more than just their high school diploma. For the first time, seven students – some of whom are first-generation high school and college graduates – also completed their associate degrees in four years, simultaneously with their high school work.