with urban public school districts to improve student outcomes and close opportunity gaps. Through our core network, RISE brings together talented and passionate educators from eight districts across Connecticut, and through scale partnerships, we have collaborated with 30+ districts in our region.Learn More
The RISE Network team includes former school administrators, former teachers and counselors, data specialists, and nonprofit leaders who work hand-in-hand with educators.
The Leadership Team oversees organizational strategy, program delivery, and partnerships.
Applied Data & Research
The Applied Data & Research Team leads RISE’s efforts to promote meaningful data use.
The Data Systems Team leads RISE’s data tool and infrastructure development.
The Engagement Team facilitates coaching and professional learning opportunities for educators in new partner schools.
The Freshman Success Team partners with RISE high schools to support Grade 9 on-track achievement.
The Operations Team advances internal systems to promote organizational efficiency and effectiveness.
The Postsecondary Success Team partners with RISE high schools to ensure that all students graduate with postsecondary plans.
The Student Success Team leads our youth development efforts with Grade 9 students.
The RISE Board of Directors oversees organizational strategy and growth, and provides governance and a steadfast commitment to student success, guiding the RISE team as we work collectively to advance our mission.Learn More
We are deeply grateful for our philanthropic partners’ generosity and leadership as we work together to help all students succeed.Learn More