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Member Spotlight: NCS and UCCSR referenced in articles about Innovative School Improvement in Chicago

Posted Mar 12, 2019 to News

Several articles and blogs the past several weeks have been lifting up the incredible work happening in Chicago Public Schools.  Network member, the Network for College Success (NCS) and BELE Network learning partner, the University of Chicago Consortium on School Research (UCCSR) were both referenced in this news article,  UCCSR was also referenced in this article by the Brookings Institute about school autonomy in Chicago.  Finally, Bill Gates wrote a blog piece about the use of data in Chicago Public…

Member Spotlight: The Power of Mentoring with Summit Learning and Turnaround for Children

Posted Feb 15, 2019 to News

Check out this opinion piece about mentoring featuring the work of Summit Learning, with a reference to Turnaround for Children’s founder Pam Cantor! 

Member Spotlight: BARR featured as “Model to Learn From”

Posted Nov 13, 2018 to News

One of our network members, Building Assets, Reducing Risks (BARR) was featured in two recent publications as “a model to learn from”: Click here to read a new spotlight published by 100Kin10 (see page 62), and click here to check out an EdWeek blog.