Principal Anne Gillespie Honored (Twice!)

11 Jan

On Thursday, our inspiring Principal Anne Gillespie was elected as the first ever Vice President of the Illinois Association of IB World Schools! We could not be more proud of her superlative leadership, both at AGC and on the global stage.

AGC teachers give an ORCA CHEER for the best ORCA: Ms. Gillespie! Congratulations to the AGC’s Principal Ms. Gillespie who was elected as first ever Vice President of the Illinois Association of IB World Schools! Some of our staff has created a step-by-step tutorial so you can learn the Orca cheer:

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Anne has also been featured in a recent article highlighting an initiative by the AARP Experience Corp to improve the reading skills of students from kindergarten through third grade beginning in September. They will join 2,000 other Experience Corps volunteers working in 19 cities around the country.

photo: Peter Hoffman

“One-on-one support is absolutely one of the most effective ways to support very young students in improving their reading abilities,” said Anne Gillespie, principal at Chicago’s Academy for Global Citizenship, a public charter school. Read the entire article

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One Response to “Principal Anne Gillespie Honored (Twice!)”

  1. Marcia J. phillips January 17, 2013 at 9:07 pm #

    Congratulations, Principal Anne! Your vision and leadership is changing the world one student at a time!

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