Council of the Great City Schools


Networks for School Improvement: When Schools Learn, Students Learn


Tools to Help School Leaders Make Smart Staffing Decisions

in Instructional Leaders / Tools and Resources

Survey Says: Parents are Willing Partners on Personalized Learning, But We Must Engage Them

in Parent Engagement / Student Performance

Merit Prep Personalizes Learning One Playlist at a Time

in New Jersey / Blended Learning

Bill Gates Reflects Education Work

Bill Reflects On Our Education Work and Looks to the Future

October 24, 2017 | Student Achievement

At the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, we’ve learned from our partners and the field that excellent schools are what help students succeed most. At the Council of the Great City Schools’ 61st Annual Fall Conference, themed “Advancing the State of Urban Education,” co-chair Bill Gates shared how this learning has inspired…