Comprehensive Planning

A professional learning plan is the navigation system for comprehensive professional learning. Learning Forward supports systems that want to establish short- and long-term plans that build capacity and support for professional learning. Our plans guide the design, implementation and evaluation of professional learning; create buy-in from leaders at all levels; and facilitate individual, school, and system improvement.

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What We Do

We convene a team of key stakeholders in your system to develop a professional learning plan focused on 22 essential components, including:

A systemwide vision, mission, and beliefs for professional learning

Professional learning governance, roles, and responsibilities

A vision for using student, educator, and system data to guide decision making

Ensuring time and resources for collaborative professional learning

Mentoring and induction

Evaluation of professional learning

Our Work

Developing a Comprehensive Professional Learning System

The Comprehensive Professional Learning System: A Workbook for States and Districts guides teams through the process of developing a comprehensive…

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Becoming A Learning System

This book offers district leaders a framework to guide daily decisions that promote continuous improvement.

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Inquire

Fill out our web form and let us know a little about your system and your needs for a comprehensive professional learning plan.

Connect

We’ll connect you with one of our consultants to talk about how we develop comprehensive plans and how we can support you.

Engage

We’ll work with a professional learning task force on site and virtually and will support you build support for and develop a comprehensive plan.

Comprehensive Planning Team

Linda Munger

Ormond Beach, Florida

Linda Munger is a senior consultant for Learning Forward. As a seasoned consultant, she facilitates the development of comprehensive professional…

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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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Ann Delehant

Webster, New York

Ann Delehant is a senior consultant for Learning Forward. She is an experienced facilitator, learning leader and agent of systemwide…

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Dale Hair

Mobile, Alabama

Dale Hair is a senior consultant for Learning Forward and for many years coordinated Learning Forward’s network of more than…

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