Learning Forward Foundation Stepping Forward Virtual Walk/Run

Join us in supporting professional learning together! Learning Forward Foundation is excited to announce our first-ever Stepping Forward Virtual Walk/Run. Invite your friends and families to join us as we raise funds for awarding grants and scholarships to educators on their professional learning journey! Set a goal and lace up your shoes to walk/run in…

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2020 Scholarship and Grant Award Winners

With tremendous appreciation and inspiration, the Learning Forward Foundation is delighted to announce the Learning Forward Foundation scholarship and grant award winners for 2020.  It is an honor to help support these educators on their professional learning journey! Congratulations! Learning Forward Foundation Academy Scholarship Constance Easton, SD 38 Richmond, Richmond, BC Sherri Milkowski, Worcester Public…

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Giving Tuesday

Tuesday, May 5th is Giving Tuesday Global. This year, your generosity supported the Learning Forward Foundation (LFF) in awarding 5 scholarships to the Learning Forward Academy and 2 grants to Learning Forward Affiliates.  Award recipients represent professionals and learning organizations from 6 states and provinces.  Their work will support professional learning at the building level, in…

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Deepen Learning Through A “Touchpoint” Conversation

Deepen Learning Through A “Touchpoint” Conversation: A Process That Results in Reflection and Support for Implementation A Touchpoint is a one-hour conversation between the Learning Forward Foundation (LFF) board members and Learning Forward Foundation scholarship and grant recipients. The Touchpoint Conversation provides time for recipients to reflect on implementation of their professional learning plans, while…

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2019 Scholarship and Grant Award Winners

With tremendous appreciation and inspiration, the Learning Forward Foundation is delighted to announce the Learning Forward Foundation scholarship and grant award winners for 2019.  It is an honor to help support these educators on their professional learning journey! Congratulations! Learning Forward Foundation Academy Scholarship Mandy Alexander, Grapevine-Colleyville ISD, Grapevine, TX Nancy Routson, Arlington Public Schools,…

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Giving Tuesday

Tuesday, December 3rd is National Giving Tuesday.  On this special day, please consider changing a life through education by donating to the Learning Forward Foundation.  Your support ensures that the Learning Forward Foundation has the resources it needs to provide scholarships that change lives and impact student learning.  Every contribution matters, no matter the amount. Together, we will make a BIG…

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Foundation Fundraiser Walk

On Saturday, July 20, at 7:00 a.m. the Learning Forward Foundation will hold its annual walk to raise money for scholarships to support the Learning Forward Academy. This year we have dubbed it “Moving with Gratitude,” and our goal is for institute goers and presenters to not only enjoy a brisk morning walk by the harbor, but…

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2018 Summer Board Meeting

The Learning Forward Foundation Board of Directors met for their bi-annual face-to-face meeting in Portland, OR in late July. Participating Board members contributed their individual “superpower gifts,” such as “Inquisitive Mind,” “Passion,” “Connecting People,”“Synthesizer,” and “Laser Focus,” which guided deep collaborative conversations, resulting in tangible strengthening of the Foundation’s essential partnership with Learning Forward.

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Walk With Gratitude

Join the Learning Forward Foundation for the Walk With Gratitude fundraising event! Saturday, July 21st 7:00am Hilton Portland Downtown We’ll meet at 6:45am, at the Broadway entrance of the Hilton hotel, and walk the scenic Waterfront Park Trail along the Willamette River. Donations to the Learning Forward Foundation for scholarships and grants are appreciated.

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2018 Scholarship and Grant Award Winners

By Jill Lachenmayr With tremendous appreciation and inspiration, the Learning Forward Foundation is delighted to support educator professional learning by partnering with selected learning leaders each year, to help them transform their beliefs and practice to improve professional learning in their organizations. We are excited to announce the Learning Forward Foundation scholarship and grant award…

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Giving Tuesday

Tuesday, November 28th is National Giving Tuesday.  On this special day, please consider changing a life through education by donating to the Learning Forward Foundation.  Your support ensures that the Learning Forward Foundation has the resources it needs to provide scholarships and grants that change lives and impact student learning.  Every contribution matters, no matter the amount. Together, we will make a…

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The space to learn: Growing and learning together

By Heather Lageman Last month we pondered our professional learning legacies and the people and the stories that have shone a light on our journeys. The learning is about the journey, not the destination – the destination changes.  Calandra Davis This month we are exploring the Learning Forward Foundation’s reflective learning process, Touchpoint, a one-hour facilitated learning conversation between…

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