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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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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Comprehensive 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.

Jacqueline Kennedy

Arlington, Texas

Jacqueline Kennedy is executive director of Teaching and Learning at the Arlington Independent School District in Arlington, Texas. In her…

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Tom Manning

Dallas, Texas

Tom Manning is the Associate Director of Consulting and Networks at Learning Forward, where he leads the strategy, management, and…

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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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Patricia Roy

Madison, Virginia

Patricia Roy has written articles, books, training manuals, and resource guides focused on Learning Forward’s fundamental concepts about effective professional…

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