For Principal Bill Hook, Chicago High School for Agricultural Science’s 72-acre campus is one big classroom. From the greenhouse to the farm stand, students are encouraged to learn and challenge themselves daily. Read more about Principal Bill Hook and this unique high school.
Principal Patricia Brekke of Back of the Yards High School is lifting her community by creating an inclusive educational environment for students in the South West Side of the city. We sat down with Patty and were introduced to this unique model.
Growing up, Principal Raquel Saucedo of Salmon P. Chase Elementary School wanted to be a civil engineer and build bridges in developing countries. In many ways, as principal of Chase, Raquel is living out her dream. We sat down with Raquel to hear more about how she builds bridges between students, teachers and families.