SCC|Grossman will work with AUSL leadership on a strategic communications plan to better educate policy leaders, community organizations, donors as well as local and national media on the AUSL education reform model.
We're honored to have been selected to work with AUSL to help them fulfill their mission, expand their reach, and elevate their awareness on a local and national level," said Mike Grossman, Managing Partner of SCC|Grossman Public Relations.
AUSL has created a unique model of reform that has been heralded by President Obama and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel.
Mike" Koldyke, Founder and Chairman Emeritus, AUSL.
Through this grant, NLU and AUSL will further improve student achievement in Chicago by expanding the number of well-qualified and diverse teachers this program can provide to CPS, and by improving the residency program to better prepare teachers for their challenging work in chronically-failing schools.
AUSL and NLU created the Urban Teacher Residency (UTR) program to prepare teachers for urban classrooms.
The following education experts are available to discuss the AUSL turnaround model:
Donald Feinstein has been executive director of AUSL since 2003.
AUSL identifies and hires aspiring teachers to serve in an AUSL-operated school and participate in a full-year of classroom-based training that includes intensive mentorship by established teachers.
With their strategic guidance and belief in our mission, this partnership with NewSchools will help AUSL transform public schools here in Chicago, and create a model for other schools and districts across the country.
Through the support of neighborhood parents and residents, and our partnership with AUSL
, we have shown what can happen when a community comes together," said Duncan.
Implementing agency : AUSL
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