Category Archives: Non-member Resources

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.

Evaluating the Effectiveness of Collaborative Time


Determining how effective the professional learning time you are providing is as critical as determine how effective our instruction is for our students. However, finding tools to help us do this is often difficult or we are not sure what data to collect or how to collect this information. In the Spring 2013 Learning System Continue Reading