System leaders and the system itself play a critical role in providing support and context for curriculum work.
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February 15, 2018
August 10, 2017
Results from a survey of teachers responding to questions about the professional learning they experience highlight the bright spots and challenges facing U.S. schools.
May 18, 2017
School systems that prioritize coherence are more likely to achieve their goals for students.
April 27, 2017
A comprehensive learning system is essential to supporting the kinds of professional learning that change practices and improve results. A new report from ERS helps make the case.
March 23, 2017
Friendswood (Texas) ISD works to create a districtwide plan of action to ensure all leaders and schools are engaged in effective professional learning.
November 07, 2016
ESSA provides a powerful opportunity for states to rethink their learning systems to advance a coherent vision of continuous learning and improvement.
August 04, 2015
The appetite and will for professional learning system redesign is growing -- particularly among teachers.
April 16, 2015
The key to success for any educational organization is rooted in these learning fundamentals.
July 11, 2014
We have many good schools throughout North America. In too many cases, however, children go each day to a school that is not very good. For all students to attend excellent schools, we need school districts that are learning systems. At Learning Forward, we believe this goal is attainable; however, reaching it requires that all school districts focus more intently on learning.
April 14, 2014
Schools will have more success in addressing the issues of public education in their school systems (such as student performance, funding, school closures, and bond elections) when there is a strong group of parents who partner with their children's schools as well as with the school system as a whole, says Stephanie Hirsh and Anne Foster.