News

The work of the Urban Education Institute (UEI) is often featured in the news. Here is a sampling.

 

Five Big Ideas to Fix Chicago's Troubled Schools

December 11, 2015
Crain's Chicago Business

Crain's Chicago Business cites Consortium research, and UEI Chairman, Tim Knowles, in this five-day suggestion piece on how to fix Chicago Public Schools.

 

How One Chicago High School Built a College Culture

October 19, 2015
Marketplace

Washington High School principal Kevin Gallick discusses how he worked with his team to create a strong college-going culture in  just three years.  Consortium research is cited. 

CPS "High Intensity" Tutoring Highly Successful

October 9, 2015
Fox news 32

Fox 32's Mike Flannery takes a look at the Urban Education Lab's highly successful Match turoting program - speaking with educators, tutors, students, and US Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan.