Chicago Public Schools
Program Management, Search and Recruiting
Simultaneous to the end of the interview and offer process, Chicago’s mayor announced plans not to run for reelection. Based on the shifting and uncertain political climate, the final candidate withdrew from the search. In consultation with the Superintendent and School Board, the search was placed on hold until the start of the Mayoral race in 2019.
In June of 2018, Stronger Consulting’s track record of successful strategic partnerships with national education leaders led to our engagement to lead a search for a new Chief Portfolio Officer.
As a result…
The client is early implementation of the new program design which will roll out in the 2019-2020 school year across nearly 30 schools along with an expanded college readiness seminar to multiple high school grade levels.