The Great Expectations Mentoring (GEM) Program remains open to apply!

Other Common App program applications will re-open in Spring of 2023.



The Common Program Application provides an opportunity for current and aspiring leaders to apply to programs that best fit their professional growth needs in one place. All programs in the application are offered through the Department of Principal Quality, Office of Equity, and The Chicago Public Education Fund.


See Below for Common Program Application Resources



Recent Alumni

Review Future Leader Profiles
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Companion Guide

Review programs included
in the application.
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Informational Webinar

Watch to learn more about programs and the application process.
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Contact Form

Reach out for help with this contact form
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Frequently Asked Questions

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