The Accelerate Institute today announced the promotion of Catherine Burns to the newly created position of Chief Academic Officer. Burns, previously The Accelerate Institute’s managing director, will take on a more rigorous role in generating strong results in the urban K-12 schools for which the Institute provides leadership development and training programs.
Prior to joining The Accelerate Institute, Burns was an educator and principal at a Chicago charter school. She holds an E.D.D. from Roosevelt University, an M.A. in education leadership from Roosevelt, an M.A. in history from Eastern Michigan University, and a B.A. in history from Northern Illinois University.
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Congratulations to Catherine Burns on her promotion!