Events

Head of School Virtual Coffee Hour

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington, Chicago

Grab a cup of coffee or lunch and join our Head of School, Cabell King, on Thursday, June 11th. Ask questions about GCE Lab School's interdisciplinary, project-based curriculum and real-world field experiences, how we're preparing students to address the challenges of tomorrow, and our response to Online Connected Learning. We'll also discuss how we're keeping…

Faculty Virtual Coffee Hour

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington, Chicago

Grab a cup of coffee and join members of the GCE Lab School faculty on Tuesday, June 16. Ask questions about how our faculty use our project-based curriculum and real-world field experiences to prepare students for challenges of tomorrow, and our response to Online Connected Learning. We'll also discuss how we're keeping students engaged and…

Parent Virtual Coffee Hour

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington, Chicago

Grab a cup of coffee or a cocktail and join our current parents on Thursday, June 18th. Ask questions about our parents' experience and why they chose GCE Lab School for their students. We'll also discuss our approach to Online Connected Learning and how we're keeping our students engaged while supporting our community during the…

Student Virtual Coffee Hour

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington, Chicago

Grab a cup of coffee or a bubble tea and join our current students on Wednesday, June 24th. Ask questions about our students' experience and learn why they chose to attend GCE Lab School. We'll also discuss our approach to Online Connected Learning and how we're keeping our students engaged while supporting our community during…

GCE & Newberry Soapbox Series

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington, Chicago

In partnership with the Newberry Library, we are hosting a 3-part Soapbox Series that offers a platform for youth voices. This series is a lead-up to the main Newberry Bughouse 2020 event on Wednesday, July 22 where we will be hosting the Youth Soapbox. Every Monday leading up to the main event, a group of…

GCE & Newberry Soapbox Series

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington, Chicago

In partnership with the Newberry Library, we are hosting a 3-part Soapbox Series that offers a platform for youth voices. This series is a lead-up to the main Newberry Bughouse 2020 event on Wednesday, July 22 where we will be hosting the Youth Soapbox. Every Monday leading up to the main event, a group of…

GCE & Newberry Soapbox Series

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington, Chicago

In partnership with the Newberry Library, we are hosting a 3-part Soapbox Series that offers a platform for youth voices. This series is a lead-up to the main Newberry Bughouse 2020 event on Wednesday, July 22 where we will be hosting the Youth Soapbox. Every Monday leading up to the main event, a group of…

Bughouse 2020 Youth Soapbox

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington, Chicago

Exercise your First Amendment rights at the first-ever virtual Bughouse Square Youth Soapbox! This year, Bughouse Square—a historic epicenter of speechifying in Chicago—is wherever you are. Bughouse 2020, hosted by the Newberry Library will be held virtually on the afternoon of July 22. In partnership with the Newberry Library, we are hosting the Youth Soapbox.…

Summer High School Open House for Grades 9-12

GCE lab School 1535 N Dayton St, Chicago

A Chicago high school experience that makes a world of difference. At Global Citizenship Experience Lab School, we're preparing students to respond to the world's biggest challenges through real-world, project-based learning that is engaging and relevant. What does that look like? We're hosting students and families on August 5 to show you how. Join our…

Fall High School Open House for Grades 9-12

Zoom

A Chicago high school experience that makes a world of difference. At Global Citizenship Experience Lab School, we're preparing students to respond to the world's biggest challenges through real-world, project-based learning that is engaging and relevant. What does that look like? We're hosting students and families on October 6 to show you how. Explore our…

Book Club: Caste

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington, Chicago

The Book: CASTE The Origins of Our Discontent By Isabel Wilkerson — The Pulitzer Prize-winning, bestselling author of The Warmth of Other Suns examines the unspoken caste system that has shaped America and shows how our lives today are still defined by a hierarchy of human divisions. The Host: Ken Bigger Executive Director, Chicago Literary…

Saturday High School Open House for Grades 9-12

Zoom

A Chicago high school experience that makes a world of difference. At Global Citizenship Experience Lab School, we're preparing students to respond to the world's biggest challenges through real-world, project-based learning that is engaging and relevant. What does that look like? We're hosting students and families on November 14 to show you how. Join our…

Civic Term

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington, Chicago

December High School Open House for Grades 9-12

Zoom

A Chicago high school experience that makes a world of difference. At Global Citizenship Experience Lab School, we're preparing students to respond to the world's biggest challenges through real-world, project-based learning that is engaging and relevant. What does that look like? We're hosting students and families on December 10 to show you how. Join our…

Soapbox: Social Impact Entertainment with Michael Dolan

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington, Chicago

Tuesday, January 19th, we welcome Michael Dolan to the virtual Soapbox. Michael is an executive producer of the film, "The Art of Protest" and will be speaking on social impact entertainment. About Michael Michael Dolan is an award-winning global media producer and creative development director. Over the last two decades of media experience in content,…

Soapbox: Implicit Bias with Tiffany Harper

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington, Chicago

Tiffany is a co-founder and board member of the Diverse Attorney Pipeline Program (DAPP), and she is the co-founder of Uncolorblind, a blog and enterprise dedicated to identifying and addressing diversity and inclusion issues in corporate America. She will be addressing “Implicit Bias.” Join the Soapbox via Zoom https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87611246753?pwd=VUJpdzFBZXQ0R1c3elVoalp1MnlTdz09   About Tiffany Tiffany Harper is…

January High School Open House for Grades 9-12

Zoom

A Chicago high school experience that makes a world of difference. At Global Citizenship Experience Lab School, we're preparing students to respond to the world's biggest challenges through real-world, project-based learning that is engaging and relevant. What does that look like? We're hosting students and families on January 28 to show you how. Join our…

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Spring High School Open House for Grades 9-12

Zoom

A Chicago high school experience that makes a world of difference. At Global Citizenship Experience Lab School, we're preparing students to respond to the world's biggest challenges through real-world, project-based learning that is engaging and relevant. What does that look like? We're hosting students and families on April 3 to show you how. Join our…