Enabling innovation in Chicago’s public schools
Connecting and learning from principals across Chicago
Policy and Reports
The Fund publishes reports and case studies to advance and protect policies that are important to strong school leadership. Our reports are rooted in profiles of great school leaders to promote the adoption of promising practices in schools and districts across Chicago and the nation.
This report explains the basics of school funding in Chicago and the financial challenges the system faces.Learn More
In Chicago, principals are charged with creating school budgets that meet the needs of their school communities. This report explores four principals' innovative budgeting practices.Learn More