Education Equity Fund, NFP

Triple Bottom Line Dollars Invested

EEF K-12 Educator Cohort 1

In 2020 EEF made an investment of $ 181,262.00 in fifteen participants in the Chicago Teacher Residency class of 2020 program of The Academy for Urban School Leadership. These fifteen participants are now teaching high-needs students in high-needs Chicago Public Schools.

  1. The participants received funding essential to their participation in the program. In September 2020 the residents were hired as CPS Step 1 Lane 2 teachers. In 2020-2021 they will earn CTU scale, $60,075.00/ year, plus benefits.
  2. The EEF will reinvest participant Income sharing obligations into more student investments.
  3. Our community gains highly trained diverse teachers who are prepared to effectively teach for the long haul in schools where the need is great.

EEF K-12 Educator Cohort 2

EEF is now raising $300,000.00 to invest in twenty participants in the Chicago Teacher Residency class of 2021 program of the Academy for Urban School Leadership. These residents are in training now and will enter CPS classrooms as Step 1 Lane 2 teachers in September 2021.

EEF K-12 Educator Cohort 3

EEF is now preparing to fund participants in the Chicago Teacher Residency class of 2022. This class will begin their training in July of 2021 and enter CPS classrooms as Step 1 Lane 2 teachers in September of 2022.