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

Become a Learning Systems Institute

Learning System Institute Flyer The Puget Sound ESD is hosting a professional Learning opportunity with Fred Brown, Learning Forwards Deputy Executive Director, that focuses on examine core assumptions about collaborative learning; develop strategies to ensure their organization is focused on effective, system-wide learning; discuss the essential roles of central office in supporting the work of Continue Reading

TPL Coaching Positions Posted

TRANSFORMING PROFESSIONAL LEARNING SYSTEMS FOR REFORM: COMMON CORE AND MORE DISTRICT NETWORK PROJECT (Washington Transforming Professional Learning, or WA-TPL) WA – TPL Coach Interested supporting districts in developing professional learning systems based on the Learning Forward Standards – then this is the job for you. Check out the TPL Coaching Job Description.  Interviews begin July Continue Reading

Learning Forward Summer Institute & Annual Conference

Attend the Learning Forward Summer Institute in Chicago July 17-20th Learning Forward Summer Institute Brochure[1] Can’t attend the summer institute? Then why not attend the Annual Conference in Nashville December  6-10th Both are great opportunities to extend your learning and develop your capacity to provide quality professional learning for those you lead.