CrisisGo delivers technology that supports schools and districts' efforts to prevent, prepare for, respond to and recover from critical situations. The CrisisGo incident management platform can be used to digitize safety response plans and support threat assessment teams. The system include instant emergency alerts, communication, status checks and reunification tools. CrisisGo reduces response times and drives efficiency and situational awareness to save time in an emergency. CrisisGo also allows your students, teachers, staff, parents, and first responders to communicate about safety-related issues at any given moment by giving them an easy and clear pathway to safety. CrisisGo make parents part of the reunification process from the start, with real-time communication about each child throughout critical events. Click here to learn more.
DYOPath was formed after the merger of Single Path and DYONYX. It uses an innovative model to work with district leadership and align the integration of technology with its mission to improve student learning. We are unique because we have a company of experienced educators, administrators, superintendents, and technology consultants that can deliver and execute upon a district’s vision. Click Here to learn more.
Finalsite has grown to be the trusted education technology partner of over 7,000 schools and districts in nearly every U.S. state and 119 countries across the globe. Finalsite has over 500 employees and has expanded to offer clients a full suite of software and services to help schools manage their website, marketing, communications, and enrollment. Click Here to learn more.
FGM Architects is an employee-owned professional service firm with an emphasis on service. Its projects respond to the goals of its clients, the context of their sites, the environment that sustains them and the communities they serve. FGM Architects practices architecture and interior design. Its portfolio of projects has earned the firm significant recognition, including the 2018 Northeastern Illinois Chapter of the American Institute of Architect’s Distinguished Firm Award, recognizing our contributions to communities and to the profession. Click Here to learn more.
Guin Mundorf, LLC is a preeminent law firm representing public schools in Illinois. The firm's highly experienced attorneys devote their time to cost effective counseling, solving problems and litigating on behalf of education clients. Guin Mundorf, LLC represents its educational clients in a wide variety of areas, including employment and personnel matters, collective bargaining, open meetings and records, purchasing and contracting, policy development, student rights, FERPA, employee benefits, including HIPAA, vocational education, school finance, election law, tort claims, insurance law, real estate and special education. Click Here to learn more.
Hodges, Loizzi, Eisenhammer, Rodick & Kohn LLP (HLERK) is a leader in Illinois school, municipal and park district law. With 25 years of practice, HLERK is confident in saying the firm is successful. HLERK has grown from five founding partners to 21 partners, from six attorneys to 35 attorneys, from one office to three, and its client base has increased more than 500 percent since 1990. With few exceptions, HLERK attorneys began their law career with the firm and have remained. The firm currently represents public school districts, private schools, colleges and universities, municipalities, park districts and other local governments, as well as private corporations and associations throughout Illinois. Click here to learn more.
Horace Mann is an insurance and financial services company that is committed to helping educators and all school employees achieve financial success at every stage of their lives. We also understand the importance of staying within a budget and help our customers identify resources within their existing budgets to direct to their financial goals. With strategies to reduce or eliminate student loan debt, ways to secure classroom funding without using their own money and insurance program reviews to find savings, we work to maximize their hard-earned dollars and help develop a path to a successful financial future. Click Here to learn more.
Just Right Reader’s Science of Reading decodables accelerate reading achievement with decodables packaged to support both in-school learning and family engagement. Each of their 380+ decodables is filled with vibrant illustrations, engaging authentic stories, and diverse characters that represent students in America’s schools. The decodables follow a rigorous phonics progression supported by the latest science of reading research, and phonics instruction is reinforced with a QR code on the back of each decodable that links a digital phonics lesson in Spanish and English-a great tool for classrooms and families. Click Here to learn more.
Kings Financial Consulting offers advisory services, including Bond Financing, Referendum Assistance, Levy Preparation and Cash Flow Projections. Kings specializes in District self-purchase of Bonds for investment income and assistance with Local Sales of Bonds to your community investors. Click Here to learn more.
As a boutique education law firm, Kriha Boucek will partner with public school districts and cooperatives to provide innovative, proactive and cost-effective legal services and solutions, allowing school board members and administrators to focus on their important mission of educating children. We truly value client relationships and make it our business to understand yours. Click Here to learn more.
From 24/7 high-quality tutoring to after-school enrichment to college and career resources, Paper’s Educational Support System empowers students throughout their academic journeys, helping them to build confidence for what comes next. Paper serves more than 3 million students from about 300 unique school districts across 41 U.S. states and Canada. Paper can instantly connect students with tutors who support them in studying for tests, completing assignments, and exploring new topics. Click Here to learn more.Quest Food Management Services was founded in 1985 in Lombard, Illinois, with the goal of providing fresh, made from scratch food and intensely personal service. Today, the company has grown to over $75 million in annual revenue through its partnerships with over 115 accounts in the Midwest. Quest Food Management Services provides services to business & industry, higher education, conference centers, and the K-12 segment. It has a depth of experience in facility and equipment design and construction, and offers a wealth of expertise in nutrition, marketing, food safety and sanitation, staff management and community building. Click Here to learn more.
A leading partner to educational institutions of all sizes and at all levels, Stifel’s Education Group is proud to provide market-driven guidance and capital-raising services to schools seeking the resources necessary to better serve their students. With an in-depth understanding of the unique needs of public schools, Stifel ranks as the top bond underwriter for K-12 public schools nationwide. Click Here to learn more.
Veregy is an industry leader in energy efficiency solutions, solar and smart building technology. It believes innovation — together with unparalleled service — creates the most long-term value for its clients. Veregy’s experienced and dedicated team develop and deliver customized strategies to resolve client’s facility challenges, while optimizing building performance and reducing energy consumption. Veregy also believes in bringing out the best in each other. Customer relationships built on transparency last longer, which is at the core of everything it does. Click Here to learn more.