Your partner for
school improvement

Learning Forward Consulting

Transforming professional learning, increasing educator capacity, and improving student achievement.

  • Better teaching.

  • Stronger leadership.

  • Improved systems.

Our Consulting Services

We’ll design a plan that meets your unique needs and improves teaching and learning in your system.

Standards Assessment Inventory

Measure and benchmark professional learning in your schools.

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Instructional Coaches Academy

Empower your coaches and the leaders who support them.

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Professional Learning Communities

Focus your team-based learning on a cycle of continuous improvement.

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Principal Leadership

Develop learning leaders for learning schools.

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School Improvement

Create a culture of collective responsibility in your schools.

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System Improvement

Build the capacity of central office leaders to transform your district into a true learning system.

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Professional Learning Planning

Establish and implement a systemwide vision for learning.

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Support for States

From ESSA implementation to assessing the impact of PD, we support SEA’s in setting a vision for learning.

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Customized Services

Ask about additional learning opportunities we offer, including speaking engagements and conference session facilitation.

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Take the first step

Take the first step in igniting school improvement. Take the Standards Assessment Inventory today.

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Our Team

Our consultants will partner with you to design, implement, and evaluate professional learning that meets your needs.

Cindy Harrison

Morrison, Colorado

Cindy Harrison is an international education consultant in instructional coaching, leadership, organizational change, and professional learning. She consults with school…

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Marvin Kendrick

Saxtons River, Vermont

Marvin Kendrick has worked with the Standards Assessment Inventory survey since its launch in 2004. He brings 15 years of…

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Frederick Brown

Dallas, Texas

Frederick Brown is Learning Forward’s deputy executive director. He is the co-designer and facilitator of Learning Forward’s multi-year partnership with…

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Carol Francois

Dallas, Texas

Carol François served as Learning Forward’s director of learning from 2008-2015 and is now the organization’s learning ambassador. A lifetime…

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