EVENT DATE: Oct 08, 2017
Golden Apple is a non-profit organization that works to inspire, develop and support teacher and school leader excellence in Illinois, especially in schools-of-need.
Because the critical contributor to student achievement is the quality of the teacher in the classroom, Golden Apple is dedicated to providing exceptional preparation for teachers at all stages of their careers. We identify motivated future educators with diverse backgrounds and through our , provide advance teacher preparation and mentoring both during and after college to ensure their lasting success in challenging teaching environments.
GOLDEN APPLE’S 3 STRATEGIES FOR SUCCESS
- Prepare Future Teachers with a proven pathway for success through the .
- Invest in Veteran Teachers by providing results-proven, professional development programs dedicated to student performance improvement through the .
- Recognize and Leverage Great Teachers by honoring 10 outstanding Illinois educators annually through the and one exemplary principal through the . We also have created a dedicated community of mentors to share transformative teaching practices to prospective and veteran teachers through the .