Learn how we engage parents to make healthy changes in schools across Chicago.
“I don’t imagine that I have the power of communication, the power of leadership, because I never do that before. Parents United is helping me find my voice and helping me to see that I can do a lot of things.”
Learn how we advocate for policies that support student health and wellness.
“You don’t often see organizations either able or willing to do that type of deep work at multiple levels of the system to have maximum impact.”
Joaquin Tamayo, former teacher, principal and federal policymaker, U.S. Department of Education
Learn how we build capacity for physical activity and recess in Chicago schools.
“[The students] actually have places to play that are safe, that keep them engaged and active, so that when they do come back to a classroom, they’re more focused because they’ve used that energy that they need to.”
Donna Calder, teacher, Wadsworth STEM Elementary, Space to Grow school
Help us continue to engage, advocate and build to ensure all students can thrive.