Over 600 Principals Trained on Increasing Student Success in Chicago Public Schools

Mawi Asgedom will keynote the Chicago Principal’s Summit, Heart and Minds, from June 29th - July 21st, 2015. Over 600 school principals will attend the 2nd annual event hosted by the Office of Teaching and Learning.

Asgedom, a refugee turned Harvard graduate, is the author of eight books including, The 5 Powers of an Educator: How Educators and Parents Inspire Youth. Mawi’s keynote will set the tone for the Summit and provide the principals with proven methods for increasing student success.

“We often don’t understand how difficult a job principals have, ” says Mawi. “I’m excited to inspire these incredible public servants and through them, to impact the education of 400,000 students. In recent years, Mawi has trained principals at the Harvard School of Education, the Midwest Principals Center and at numerous international conferences.