Many of us had no idea what we wanted to be when we grew up, including Brigitte Swenson. Yet, a fateful class transformed her path, leading her to a 18+ year career as a leader at Peace and Education High School.
In her six years as principal, Tiffany Brown has worked hard to turn around Wendell Smith Elementary School. In her own words, Tiffany reflects on her own personal turnaround story, and shares how she brought Wendell Smith up, too.
Principal Angela Sims of Lenart Regional Gifted Center has a unique question: How do you adequately challenge gifted students while keeping the material age appropriate? Read more about Angela’s innovative programming for pushing her students to shine, and how her role as a Summer Design Program participant and Chicago Principal Fellow supported this work.