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Tim King

Founder & CEO, Urban Prep Academies

Tim King is founder and CEO of Urban Prep Academies, a network of public charter boys? high-schools in Chicago. 100% of Urban Prep graduates?all African-American males and mostly from low-income families?have been admitted to college. King also teaches at Northwestern University and has published in The Journal of Negro Education, Chicago Tribune, the Chicago Sun Times, and the Huffington Post.

Past Events

Saturday, Oct 15 2011

3 PM

Does an A+ mean everything? What are the biggest problems facing America?s education system? Presenters discuss their concerns and aspirations... read more
2 hours | Talk | University of Chicago: Ida Noyes Hall

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