Posted inCatalyst ChicagoEducation

School leadership key in attracting and keeping good teachers

Good teachers can be hard to find and harder to keep, but some high-poverty schools do it. At a Catalyst Chicago forum on September 15, Harvard University Prof. Susan Moore Johnson explained how. She was joined by Elaine Allensworth of the University of Chicago Consortium on Chicago School Research, Sarah Slavin of the Chicago New Teacher Center, and Donnell White, a Golden Apple Award winning math teacher. Here are some highlights from the event.