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Additional Learning Opportunities; A Vision for Greatness - Barton Dassinger from Chicago Public Education Fund on Vimeo.

Additional Learning Opportunities

Barton Dassinger began his teaching career in 1998, as a Teach For America (TFA) teacher in the Texas Rio Grande Valley. In 2000, he moved to Chicago and joined Cesar…

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Taking Community Involvement to Another Level

For Principal Jeffery Dase of Edward Coles Model for Excellence Language Academy, seven pounds made the difference between a career in education and the military. “I didn’t want my parents…

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The Impact of National Board Certification - Salvador Perez from Chicago Public Education Fund on Vimeo.

The Impact of National Board Certification

Note from The Fund team: We couldn’t be more excited to share our first video on the blog today! We hope you’ll watch the powerful story of Salvador Perez, and…

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Principal Perspective: Dolores Cupp of Hurley Fine and Performing Arts Magnet Cluster School

Note from The Fund team: Happy Friday! We’re delighted to bring you another Principal Perspective post this week. Dolores Cupp leads Hurley Fine and Performing Arts Magnet Cluster School, and she is…

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Voices from the Field

Happy Monday! Today, we are excited to announce the release of our latest brief, Voices from the Field: Strategies from School Leaders to Improve REACH. The brief offers insights around Chicago’s implementation…

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Q&A with Principal Terri Campos

Note from The Fund Team: Welcome to week three of our Q&A series! We’re excited to introduce you to Principal Terri Campos of Lozano Elementary. Learn about her path to…

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Q&A with Principal Olimpia Bahena

Note from The Fund Team: It’s week two of our Q&A series! Principal Olimpia Bahena shares what inspired her to advocate for language programs at Talcott Elementary School and why she is a…

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Q&A with Principal Angela Sims

Note from The Fund team: Guess what? We’re launching another new series today! We wanted to get to know more about the work great leaders do in our city, so…

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Collaborating for Equality

Equality. For Principal Chad Weiden of Edgebrook Elementary, this is the guiding force behind education in Chicago as well as the inspiration behind his path to principalship. “My love of…

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