Authorizer's Vision

The vision of the Guild is to be the leading authorizer of teacher powered schools that result in multiple measures of student success through collaborative innovations in teaching and learning.  


The Guild advances the original vision of the chartered-school model, in which teachers are professionally organized and work to create innovative, research-based schools that rely on teacher expertise to identify and use effective teaching strategies, promote engaged student learning, create professional autonomy, and ensure effective, shared responsibility for outcomes.


The Guild vision is aligned with Minnesota Statutes §124E, Subd. 1 (5): create new professional opportunities for teachers, including the opportunity to be responsible for the learning program.

​Contact Information:

Cindy Murphy
Executive Director

323 Washington Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55401