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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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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