Daisy Lopez is a 2019-20 Teach Plus Illinois Policy Fellow. Daisy is a 2nd grade bilingual teacher at Brentano Math and Science Academy on the Northwest side of Chicago, where she is a member of the instructional leadership team. Daisy is a member of the CPS Teacher Advisory Team charged with developing creative, evidence-based solutions that address the district’s top priorities. She participates in the Rochelle Lee Working in the Schools Grant, where she meets with other awardees on a monthly basis with an educational focus, improving student learning. Daisy earned a BA in Elementary Education from DePaul University and an MA in English Language Teaching and Learning/ Bilingual Education from Loyola University. She received a School Principal License and is working on a Doctorate in Educational Leadership at DePaul University.