Photo by Alyce Henson

Jamelle Williams, a 9th-grade math teacher at Gary Comer College Prep, was recently featured in Crain’s Chicago Business discussing how the pandemic has affected students’ educational progress.

Hear from Williams on his biggest gains and losses during the pandemic school year:

"We meet (students) where they are, but we also set very high academic standards and targets for them to hit."

– Jamelle Williams, 9th-Grade Algebra Teacher, Gary Comer College Prep


Hear from more of our teachers and staff on how they’re feeling about the return to in-person learning: Our Teachers and Staff Are #ReadyToReturn

Learn more about how we’re returning back to school safely this year: Health & Safety Plan

Read more about new changes to how we create our curricula: Creating the Innovation Collective

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