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Grace Itter

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www.cps.edu/gogreen

Grace CABP Itter has been blessed with two dream careers; as an international flight attendant and now the 6th/7th/8th Social Studies and 7th Writing teacher at Edison Park Elementary. Her many roles include Teacher’s Advisory Board for the Chicago History Museum, Coordinator of Edison Park’s involvement as a Burnham Demonstration School, as well as Creator of Green Wolves (the after school ecological program) which is in partnership with Chicago Conservation Core (C3) as well as Green Paws, Edison Park’s garden after school program. In 2011 her Green Wolves, lead the school in winning the Green Clean-Out, sponsored by CPS. She is working closely with The Terra Foundation and the Art Institute of Chicago to bring American Art into the Classroom and she is affiliated with Lawyers in the Classroom teaching today’s law to 7th grade.