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September 28, 2018 Blog Teacher

Teacher Perspective: Empowering Teacher Leaders


October is National Principal Appreciation Month! In honor of all the amazing Chicago principals out there, we asked a few teachers to share their stories about how their principal supports and inspires them. Read Ashley McCall's description of how her principal, Barton Dassinger, provides her with the space to take on leadership roles and advocate for social justice both inside and outside the classroom.

September 21, 2018 Blog Day in the Life

A Day in the Life: Principal Peter Auffant


Principal Peter Auffant started his second year leading Mather High School a couple of weeks ago. With a passion for high school students, a background in finance and a knack for building strong community, Peter has hit the ground running in preparing for the new school year. If you’re wondering how he does it all, read below for a sneak peek into a day in the life.

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