What is your professional learning legacy?

My colleague Heather Lageman in the Learning Forward Foundation writes about  a “Professional Learning Legacy”. This concept intrigues me as we enter a very different year of learning for everyone here in the  BC system.   The context of our schools … Continued

Canadian Academy for Professional Learning

Announcing Learning Forward’s first Canadian Academy! With a new year comes a new Learning Forward Academy class. This year we are very excited about our first Canadian Academy We are launching a Canadian cohort because our members have told us … Continued

Book Study-The Multiplier Effect

Tapping the Genius inside our Schools  As I begin to study the Wiseman Groups new book The Mulitplier Effect, I am  engaged  is self reflection about the realities of really playing the role of the Mulitplier.  On the surface, it … Continued

President’s Message – March 2013

President’s Message- March 2013 What’s Data Got to Do With It?   The current focus of teachers preparing report cards, administrators reflecting on school growth plans, and central office folks supporting staff and planning for the next school year leaves … Continued

Redefining Fair

Redefining Fair How to plan, assess, and grade in mixed-ability classrooms by Damian Cooper Solution Tree Press, 2011     Damian Cooper is an independent education consultant from Ontario, who specializes in helping schools and school districts improve their instructional … Continued

School Districts Involved in on-going learning: Got Data_Now What

  This is a reminder that Learning Forward BC has offered to facilitate up to two follow-up touch back sessions with District teams   in order to support your ongoing professional learning from Bruce Wellman’s Got Data? Now What? Creating and Leading Cultures of Inquiry session … Continued