Welcome to Learningforward Washington…

Learning Forward Washington is an organization focused on professional development, defined as a comprehensive, sustained, and intensive approach to improving education professionals’ effectiveness in raising student achievement. This is your opportunity to be a Member of Learning Forward Washington.  We are committed to: Seeking new ways to build capacity among members. Supporting leaders and members through Continue Reading

HB 2358 Definition for Professional Learning

A definition of Professional Learning for K-12 educators is being presented in Washington State in the form of House Bill 2358.  This bill received  public hearing on Wednesday, February 29, 2014, at 8:00 am with the House Education Committee.  This bill proposes a statewide definition of professional learning that can serve as a foundation to Continue Reading

Washington Educators Conference, October 21st and 22nd

Jane Chadsey our past president will be presenting at the Washington Educators conference tomorrow at 2:30 on the Professional Learning Standards. Support Learning Forward Washington and and stop by and say hi or encourage your colleagues to attend this session if they are unfamiliar with the standards.

Advisory Meeting 2013


      The Advisory Board meets annually in a face to face setting. This year, we met at the Ellensburg Pasta Company to share our year in review, review the Web site and treasurer report, to learn more about our TLP project and do some goal setting, and access the professional learning modules. View Continue Reading