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Navigating School Choice in Cleveland: No reason to go it alone

“We want to meet families wherever they are,” says program coordinator Eli Stacy about the Cleveland Transformation Alliance’s recently re-launched Navigator program.  The program is an extension of the Alliance’s commitment to being a partner for Cleveland families choosing from the variety of high-quality options in Cleveland’s public school landscape, which includes both district and […]

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Transformation Alliance Welcomes Eli Stacy

In 2016, Eli Stacy moved to Ohio as part of the Cleveland Foundation’s Public Service Fellowship Program. Born, raised and educated in Virginia, he planned to stay until the year-long learning experience was complete and then return home.    Four years later, Stacy is a Cleveland homeowner and the newly appointed program coordinator at Cleveland Transformation […]

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Cleveland Transformation Alliance Creates COVID-19 Family Resource Directory

Following the extension of Governor Mike DeWine’s order that all Ohio schools will be closed until at least May 1, 2020 to decrease the spread of Coronavirus COVID-19, Cleveland Transformation Alliance has shifted its efforts to support Cleveland families in a variety of new ways. More than just a disruption to learning, we recognize that […]

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We Love Cleveland Public Schools

It’s February in Northeast Ohio. The skies might be grey, but love is in the air and we can’t think of a better time to celebrate with a few “sneak peeks” into the 2020 Cleveland School Quality Guide, with print versions expected to be available throughout Cleveland next month. Updated each year, the School Quality […]

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Hiring: Program Coordinator

Cleveland Transformation Alliance seeks an energetic, strategic, and innovative person to engage and collaborate with diverse communities and organizations across Cleveland around public education, both District and charter, and the Alliance’s work. The Program Coordinator is responsible for recruiting, training, and managing individual and organizational ambassadors and navigators for the Cleveland Transformation Alliance and will […]

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Cleveland

Photo credit Rowland Scherman [Public domain] In observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, all Cleveland Metropolitan Schools and facilities will be closed on Monday, January 20, 2020. Throughout Greater Cleveland, there are a variety of ways for students and families to extend classroom learning in honor of the national holiday commemorating the civil rights […]

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Transformation Alliance Releases Cleveland Plan Progress Report

  CLEVELAND, November 12, 2019—Today, the Cleveland Transformation Alliance released its 2019 progress report on the impact of Cleveland’s Plan for Transforming Schools. Overall, the report shows the positive impact of the Cleveland Plan. “Our community is making progress,” says Shana Marbury, General Counsel and Senior Vice President, Education and Workforce for the Greater Cleveland […]

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Mayor Jackson Appoints New Executive Director

CLEVELAND – The City of Cleveland today announced the appointment of Meghann Marnecheck as the new Executive Director of the Cleveland Transformation Alliance (CTA), a public-private partnership dedicated to growing a portfolio of quality district and charter schools in the City of Cleveland. “The Executive Director of the Cleveland Transformation Alliance is an important role […]

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Meet the Board: Education Breaks Down Barriers

“I believe education is a powerful tool. It provides the opportunity to build knowledge, confidence, and helps break down systemic barriers. Joining the Cleveland Transformation Alliance affords me the opportunity to ensure that every student receives a quality education.” These words from one of Cleveland Transformation Alliance’s newest board members, Turkessa Tenney, appointed by Mayor […]

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School Choice is Personal

“What are the top 3 things you think about when choosing a school?” “What information would be most helpful when considering school options for your family?” “What makes your child happy?” “How does your student learn best?” These are just a few of the questions that Transformation Alliance staff members asked Cleveland parents from throughout […]