In Illinois, the Midwest Comprehensive Center (MWCC) collaborates with the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE), as well as districts and schools.

Current Projects

Addressing Discipline Disproportionalities in Illinois

MWCC and ISBE are cofacilitating a program supporting 83 districts in reducing disproportionate discipline rates for some student groups.

Competency-Based Education in Illinois

MWCC and ISBE are continuing a competency-based education pilot with 19 districts, including strategic planning, coaching, and cross-site sharing.

Teacher Retention in Chicago Public Schools

MWCC and Chicago Public Schools are collaboratively interpreting data to better understand teaching conditions and provide differentiated support around talent management.