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High-Impact Professional Learning Programs with Results-Based Evaluations

October 2, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Individuals and entities responsible for providing professional learning share the goal of making sure that the time, effort, and resources invested in professional learning programs is truly making an impact on educator effectiveness and student achievement. Joellen Killion will guide us step by step through the rigors of producing an effective, in-depth, results-based evaluation to measure effectiveness and retain stakeholder support.


October 2, 2018
9:00 am - 3:30 pm


Illinois State University Alumni Center
1101 N Main Street
Normal, 61761 United States
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Twitter chat: Coaching for equity

January 23 @ 12:00 pm - January 23 @ 1:00 pm

Join Learning Forward, Thursday, January 23, at 1:00 P.M. ET for a conversation about building equity through instructional coaching. We will discuss articles from the recent coaching-themed issue of The Learning Professional and share additional resources. We’ll be joined by special guests Tonikiaa Orange, director of the Culture and Equity Project at UCLA, and Jo Ann Isken, director of the UCLA IMPACT Urban Teacher Residency Program. Follow #LearnFwdTLP to join the conversation. Add to calendar (iCal/Outlook) | Add to calendar (Google) Share with peers (Sample tweet below)

  • Coaching can transform teaching, and therefore student learning. But did you know instructional coaching can build equity? Join @LearningForward 01/23 @ 1:00 p.m. ET for a #LearnFwdTLP Twitter Chat. Learn more: http://ow.ly/pFuV50xUuIz [Tweet this.]

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Webinar: Coaching with students at the center: The what, why, and how of coaching for student engagement

January 28 @ 12:00 pm - January 28 @ 1:00 pm

Coaching expert Jim Knight will lead an interactive discussion about why and how coaches’ work with teachers should address student engagement. Students who are engaged are more likely to come to class, learn, and ultimately stay in school. The webinar will cover how to measure and improve three types of student engagement (behavioral, cognitive, and emotional) as part of an effective coaching cycle.

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Apply to present in Chicago

February 3

How are you creating and sustaining excellent teaching and learning every day? Share your expertise with educators from around the world. in Chicago, Illinois, December 5-9, 2020. Our Annual Conference offers education leaders and policymakers the connections, tools, learning opportunities, and strategies they need to understand and implement effective professional learning in their classrooms, schools, and districts. The Standards for Professional Learning come to life when you highlight your successes and challenges. Submit your proposal to present a session and join your colleagues in exploring best practices in professional learning. The proposal deadline is February 3, 2020.

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Learning Forward Kansas Annual Conference

February 3 - February 4


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Webinar: Findings from a national coaching survey

February 11 @ 2:00 pm - February 11 @ 3:00 pm

Join Learning Forward and Digital Promise to discuss the results and implications of a national survey about coaching. Find out what more than 1,200 respondents said about coaching workloads, supports and using technology. Please come ready with questions and energy to discuss your own reflections and experiences!

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