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University of Chicago, Center for Urban School Improvement

Chicago, Illinois
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University of Chicago, Center for Urban School Improvement was awarded $15,589,000 between 1993 and 2008, including 12 grants in Digital Media & Learning and MacArthur Award for Creative & Effective Institutions.

$1,000,000

2008 • 2 years • Digital Media & Learning

To expand after-school digital media programs (over two years).

$1,950,000

2008 • 3 years • Digital Media & Learning

To support the Urban School Improvement Network and the digital media-informed curriculum at the Carter G. Woodson School (over three years).

$1,600,000

2006 • 3 years • Digital Media & Learning

In support and expansion of afterschool digital media programs (over three years).

$2,000,000

2005 • 2 years • Digital Media & Learning

In support of implementation of the Chicago Public School's plan for the Mid-South area (over two years).

$202,000

2005 • 2 years • Digital Media & Learning

In support of professional development and principal leadership training in nine existing schools within New Communities Program neighborhoods (over two years).

$5,000,000

2005 • 2 years • MacArthur Award for Creative & Effective Institutions

In support of an endowment (over two years).

$250,000

2005 • 1 year • Digital Media & Learning

To support a pilot afterschool media literacy program.

$1,200,000

2002 • 3 years • Digital Media & Learning

To support a collaborative effort with the Chicago Public Schools to provide comprehensive professional development to a cluster of schools (over three years).

$1,150,000

1999 • 3 years • Digital Media & Learning

To support the research and clinical practice center focusing on urban elementary schools (over three years).

$300,000

1998 • 1 year • Digital Media & Learning

To establish a school developers training program for teachers and principals and to build an information-sharing network with other schools.

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