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As a leader of principal quality efforts in Chicago, The Fund publishes several reports and case studies each year. Our School Leadership Reports leverage data and insights from our annual Principal Engagement Survey to influence policies that impact principal satisfaction, retention and effectiveness. Through our Voices from the Field reports, The Fund profiles principals and policies important to their success.

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Annual Principal Engagement Survey
  • Type: Survey,
  • Year: 2016,

Our annual survey gauges principal experience during the previous school year to better(...)

Profiles in School Leadership: Leveraging Student Based-Budgeting
  • Type: Reports in the Field,
  • Year: 2015,

In the 2013-14 school year, Chicago Public Schools (CPS) introduced Student-Based Budgeting (SBB),(...)

Summer Design Program 2014-15 Report
  • Type: Program Evaluation,
  • Year: 2015,

In this report, we profile four schools to demonstrate the challenges, successes and(...)

Chicago’s Fight to Keep Top Principals
  • Type: School Leadership Report,
  • Year: 2015,

Our 2015 School Leadership Report provides four recommendations to ensure great principals stay(...)

School Leadership in Chicago: A Baseline Report
  • Type: School Leadership Report,
  • Year: 2015,

Our Baseline Report shares the data guiding our Fund 4 strategy, and reflects(...)

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