Council of the Great City Schools

The Nation's Voice for Urban Education


Souvenir Journal, Celebrating 60 Years of Service to America's Urban Public Schools
This Souvenir Journal commemorates the 60th anniversary of the Council of the Great City Schools, chronicling the growth of the Council through its 60-year history.
58 pages
October 2016
Good News About Urban Public Schools
This publication documents the progress and good work that is going on in the nation's urban schools.
44 pages
October 2014
Good News About Urban Public Schools
This publication highlights the successes of urban public schools and includes stories about how the nation's major city schools are raising academic achievement, implenting innovation and demonstrating leadership and accountability. Good News also includes a list of prominent people, including Martin Luther King, Gloria Steinem and Oprah Winfrey, who are graduates of urban schools.
65 pages
October 2007
Celebrating 50 Years of Service to America’s Urban Public Schools
This souvenir journal commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Council of the Great City Schools. The document is divided into three major sections: the first section consists of a chronology of selected developments in the Council’s history. The second section provides an analysis of how and why the Council has been able to grow so impressively in stature, respect and influence. And the third section speculates about the Council’s future .
49 pages
October 2006
Building Public Confidence in Urban Schools: It Begins Inside the District
This guide is for administrators and board members to not only understand and appreciate the need for quality internal communications, but to begin developing an internal communications system to complement effective community outreach and media relations programs.
17 pages