The Tribune examines the Consortium's REACH study in this piece on teacher evaluations.
The work of the Urban Education Institute (UEI) is often featured in the news. Here is a sampling.
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.
The Chicago Tribune examines the latest results from the statewide 5Essentials survey, quoting school leaders as well as the Eliot Ransom, Director of the 5Essentials survey.
Consortium research is cited regarding a recent Chicago Public Education Fund survey regarding principal turnover in CPS.
UChicago Charter School CEO Shayne Evans presented at the University of Chicago's 125th Anniversary event on the importance of helping more students get through college.
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.
The Consortium is studying the link between character and academics to find out which qualities are better associated with student success as part of the Becoming Effective Learners Project.
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.
Waukegan School District 60 analyzes chronic truancy and what can be done to improve attendance. Consortium report is cited.
Jenny Nagaoka is quoted on whether programs like Copperman College Scholars can get more students through college.