Customized Services


Learning Forward’s team of highly qualified consultants will customize learning experiences that meet the unique needs of your school or system.

All of our work is grounded in the Standards for Professional Learning, and our team provides high-quality learning experiences designed with classroom implementation and follow-up in mind.

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What We Do

Our consultants are available to provide keynote and breakout sessions at conferences and learning events, and to lead learning for system, school, and classroom leaders around key topics, including:

Understanding and implementing the Standards for Professional Learning

Powerful designs for professional learning

Presentation and facilitation skills

Strategic planning for professional learning

Developing and sustaining effective learning teams

Evaluating professional learning

Providing effective feedback

Classroom walk-throughs

Cultural proficiency

Our Work

The Feedback Process: Transforming Feedback for Professional Learning

An insightful treatment of the power of learner-focused feedback to improve professional learning and practice.

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Standards for Professional Learning

Get the latest research and practice in professional learning to create a template for professional learning.

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Fill out our web form and let us know a little about your system and your goals for becoming a learning system.


We’ll connect you with one of our consultants to talk about our school leadership work and how we can support you.


We’ll work with your school leaders on site and virtually to ensure their work gets results for teacher and students.

Our Team

Vicki Duff

Toms River, New Jersey

Victoria Duff is a Senior Consultant and project manager for Learning Forward, supporting projects on educator effectiveness and professional learning…

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Amy Colton

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Amy Colton is a senior consultant for Learning Forward and Executive Director of Learning Forward Michigan. Amy’s work is influenced…

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Steve Preston

Decatur, Georgia

Steve Preston has more than four decades experience leading innovation and school improvement at the local and state levels. He…

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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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