Dr. Michelle Frazier is the former Elementary Magnet Schools Coordinator in the Department of Magnet, Gifted, and IB Programs for the Office of Teaching and the Learning of the Chicago Public Schools.
A native of Chicago and a graduate of the Chicago Public Schools (CPS), Dr. Frazier has spent 34 years living her lifelong dream, to educate children. She has taught all levels from kindergarten through eighth grades and served as the Grants Manager for the Office of Academic Enhancement for eight years.
Since 2003, Dr. Frazier has overseen and supported the opening of over 20 new schools and programs throughout CPS with a variety of programs including Montessori, IB Primary Years programs, STEM and World Languages. Dr. Frazier has participated in a variety of trainings related to magnet programming and uses the knowledge gained from the training programs to conduct workshops and informational meetings for parents and community organizations.
Raise the level of performance consistent throughout school districts nationwide and creates a platform from which all magnet schools can flourish. Magnet Schools of America’s national certification process is designed to recognize the hard work of the best magnet schools in the nation and to help them as they grow.