• Chicago Public Schools
      Presenting Partner

      Chicago Public Schools

      Presenting Partner

      At Chicago Public Schools, our mission is to provide a high quality public education for every child, in every neighborhood, that prepares each for success in college, career and civic life.

    • DMDL, Inc.
      Discover Music: Discover Life

      DMDL, Inc.

      Discover Music: Discover Life

      Our mission is to enhance student academic achievement and life skills through supportive mentoring, and by developing and implementing standards-based curricula. Our unique methods are presented from a perspective that if you meet students where they are culturally, socially and emotionally — powerful connections can be made academically.

       

    • Innovative Scholars

      Innovative Scholars

      Our mission is to help create more equitable learning opportunities for students by empowering educators and helping students reach their maximum potential socially, emotionally and academically. Through individualized learning, collaboration, and a blended learning environment we strive to provide a personalized learning experience for all students. We provide a safe and nurturing environment for children and families of all communities where we can help close the achievement gap.

    • Learn It Academic Services

      Learn It Academic Services

      Learn It Systems was founded in 2007 with a bold mission: to help all children succeed in school and life, regardless of any obstacles they may face. Learn It Academic Services is a leading provider of academic interventions (including Title I, II & III programs) for students attending private/non-public, public and charter schools nationwide.

    • Catapult Learning

      Catapult Learning

      Catapult Learning is dedicated to providing education solutions that generate demonstrable academic achievement and better life outcomes for students, regardless of the learning barriers or other challenges they may face. Our team of over 5,000 educators works to achieve sustained academic gains and build teacher and leadership capacity through evidence-based programs that include student instruction and family support services, professional development, special education and alternative education programs. Utilizing a suite of proprietary, research-based programs, Catapult Learning works with students and teachers in public and nonpublic schools throughout the country and around the globe.

    • FranCenter

      FranCenter

      The Sisters of Saint Francis of Joliet, Illinois and parents were instrumental in the creation and early success of the FranCenter Clinic.  Sister Lorraine Young served as founding director, Sister Dominic Krivich was co-director and diagnostician and Sister Patricia Wagner was the clinic’s administrator.  Dr. Bob Marciante became the new Executive Director of the Clinic in 1985.  At that time he introduced the center’s outreach programs which included staff development and training and placing qualified teachers in schools.  Today the center provides teachers in all areas of the curriculum including staff for Title I programs.

    • Academic Achievement Institute Corp.

      Academic Achievement Institute Corp.

      AAIC believes that every student should have an opportunity to have high-quality educational experiences and excel to his or her highest level through appropriate academic instruction and support. With the provision of supplemental education, AAIC believes success can be achieved. AAIC is committed to enhancing the quality of education and designing effective services tailored to meet each educational institution’s specific needs. AAIC is prepared to be responsible and responsive to the educational institution’s needs and its eligible Title I students’ academic progression.

    • Apex Learning

      Apex Learning

      Apex Learning digital curriculum is designed to actively engage students in learning combining embedded supports and scaffolds to meet diverse student needs, actionable data to inform instruction, and success management, to ensure you get the outcomes you’re expecting.

    • Urban Gateways

      Urban Gateways

      Creating Art, Inspiring Change. Urban Gateways engages young people in arts experiences to inspire creativity and impact social change. We work to overcome social and economic barriers for youth to access Chicago’s artistic and cultural vitality. Our vision is a creative and artistically responsive society.

    • Superior Chicago Tutoring

      Superior Chicago Tutoring

      Superior Chicago Tutoring is a company founded by Dr. Phyllis Myers, a career educator with over 35 years experience both in the classroom and with school administration, including teaching teachers, writing curriculum, and conducting parent education. Our capable teachers typically have masters degrees in their subject areas, and are collaboratively coached and assisted by Program Coordinators who have had classroom and school administrative experience. Our team is ably supported by two efficient business administrators. As our name says, we are a local Chicago company, with all of our experience emanating from Chicago area schools.

    • United Stand

      United Stand

      United Stand, a Catholic not-for-profit agency in Chicago, affiliated with the Felician Sisters of North America, was created in 1987 in response to a need for counseling services at the former St. Joseph High School in the Back of the Yards area.

    • MDEG

      MDEG

      The mission of Mainstream Development Educational Group is to deliver highly effective and personalized academic support services for at-risk diverse learners.

    • Academic Approach

      Academic Approach

      Academic Approach began with a focused mission: to mentor students while building their skills and confidence as they fill in essential gaps in curriculum that prevent them from being fully successful both on the test and in the classroom. It is our goal to work closely with parents, teachers, and entire school systems in the effort to rethink the role of test preparation within education.

    • The Catholic Charities

      The Catholic Charities

      Catholic Charities fulfills the Church’s role in the mission of charity to anyone in need by providing compassionate, competent and professional services that strengthen and support individuals, families and communities based on the value and dignity of human life.

    • Chicagoland Lutheran Educational Foundation

      Chicagoland Lutheran Educational Foundation

      CLEF is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization funding scholarship support, resources, programs, and consultative services to a community of 23 Chicago-area Christian schools. Ranging from pre-K to high school, these schools offer rigorous academics and enriching educational experiences in a values-based Christian environment. Thanks to the generous support of our Board of Directors, who cover the cost of CLEF’s operating expenses, 100 percent of every donation funds programs and services that directly benefit our schools and the students they serve.

    • Cornerstone Counseling Center of Chicago

      Cornerstone Counseling Center of Chicago

      Cornerstone Counseling Center of Chicago is a faith-based, not-for-profit (501(c)3) mental health agency, providing exceptional counseling and personal development services to individuals of all ages, couples, and families. Our therapists incorporate evidence-based cutting edge tools into their work with clients and every client receives individualized care based on their needs and goals.