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CEC Earns $50,000 Grant through Chicago Tribune Charities

CEC recently received a $50,000 grant through Chicago Tribune Charities, a McCormick Foundation Fund, to support family and community engagement. The one-year grant will support the work of the Partnership for Resilience by focusing on linking schools in Chicago’s southern suburbs with health care and other community supports. CEC serves as the fiscal sponsor for the… continue reading »

Beyond Compliance Online Course: Learn Collaborative Educational Leader Strategies and Earn IAA Credit

Principals, evaluators and peer evaluators who want to earn Illinois Administrator Academy credit while learning strategies for being an educational leader who works collaboratively with teachers to promote professional growth should sign up for CEC’s Learning Network: Beyond Compliance online course. The six-hour online course provides Illinois Administrator Academy credit for evaluators at any grade level. Teachers… continue reading »