2018 Learning Forward Foundation Annual Report

Download 2018 Learning Forward Foundation Annual Report

Receiving the Chidley Scholarship afforded me the opportunity for a very
high level of one on one coaching. My coach helped me, above all else, to
ensure my problem of practice has a bottom line focus on increasing student

— John Willis, Learning Forward Foundation (Chidley) Academy Scholarship, 2014

The Learning Forward Academy experience developed the skills to craft, execute, and evaluate a plan that put teacher-led job-embedded professional learning into focus at my school. The award gave our school’s work instant credibility and developed the confidence to move our school’s personalized learning initiative forward. Through the LF Academy and the Foundation’s follow-up coaching calls, I gained a deeper understanding of the dynamics of the school change process and grew professionally.

— Andrea Von Biberstein, Learning Forward Foundation Academy Scholarship, 2016 and Learning Forward Foundation Team Grant, 2010

The Learning Forward Foundation grant offered me the opportunity to serve as an extension of a passionate group of individuals who share my same level of high conviction and advocacy around the power of learning as an agent for transformation (individual, institutional and societal transformation).

— Shannon Terry, Patsy Hochman Academy Scholarship, 2016