TST EDworking - Impact
Saturday, April 6th
9:30 AM- 1:30 PM

The Willis Tower,
Chicago, IL

  • Three local leaders in education as speakers
  • Opportunity to network with teachers from across the city
  • CPDUs available for all licensed teachers
  • Breakfast and Lunch provided!

We are excited to host CPS CEO Dr. Janice Jackson as our keynote speaker!

Dr. Janice Jackson – CEO of Chicago Public Schools

Dr. Jackson serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Chicago Public Schools. She knows CPS better than anyone as she attended Chicago Public Schools from Head Start through 12th grade. She continued on to become a CPS teacher, administrator, Network Chief, Chief Education Officer and now CEO. She has an ambitious vision for Chicago Public Schools and is a firm believer in the power of teacher leadership.
Mr. Paul Zavitkovsky 
Mr. Zavitkovsky is a leading researcher in school effectiveness, serving as a long time principal himself before joining the UIC Dept. of Education. He is one of the authors of “Upstate/Downstate: Shifts in Achievement and School Effectiveness in Illinois Public Schools”.

Dr. Cynthia Barron 
Dr. Barron currently is the only two-time winner of the Chicago Principals and Administrators Association’s Outstanding Leadership Award. She currently serves in leadership of the UIC Urban Education Leadership Program and is one of Dr. Janice Jackson’s leadership mentors.