ECRA Group (ECRA) is honored and excited to be chosen by the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) to be an IL-EMPOWER professional learning partner to support Illinois schools in the area of Governance and Management, Curriculum and Instruction, and Climate and Culture. ECRA has a 30-year history supporting school improvement efforts in Illinois. We work collaboratively with Illinois state associations, regional offices of education, and other school improvement organizations.
Over the past three years, ECRA has supported many Illinois school districts on school improvement related activities, reaching over 1,000 schools and indirectly impacting 750,000 Illinois students.
ECRA assists boards of education and educational leaders improve student outcomes by adopting more evidence-based practices. By focusing on leadership, planning, and analytics, ECRA helps ensure energy and resources are directed toward what truly matters for students.