About the Partnership

Our Partners

  • The DuPage County Regional Office of Education (DROE)The DuPage County Regional Office of Education is one of 45 ROEs that support the schools of their county, or groups of counties in Illinois. The DuPage Regional Office of Education provides a range of services, including: professional development, teacher certification, technology training, school improvement, student support, assessment, health, life safety and related services to the 42 public school districts, 14,230 certified staff, and 156,000 students of DuPage County. We are committed to providing the best educational experience for the children of DuPage County.

  • Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL)Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL) is the nation’s leading organization advancing the development of academic, social and emotional competence for all students. Our mission is to help make evidence-based social and emotional learning (SEL) an integral part of education from preschool through high school. Through research, practice and policy, CASEL collaborates to ensure all students become knowledgeable, responsible, caring and contributing members of society.

  • Novo FoundationNoVo Foundation is dedicated to catalyzing a transformation in global society, moving from a culture of domination to one of equality and partnership. We support the development of capacities in people — individually and collectively — to help create a caring and balanced world. We envision a world that operates on the principles of mutual respect, collaboration, and civic participation, thereby reversing the old paradigm predicated on hierarchy, violence, and the subordination of girls and women.