Benefits of an Affiliate
Make a difference to students and educators in your community by joining your local Learning Forward Affiliate – find out more about our affiliates here.
Learning Forward Affiliates provide an active community of like-minded colleagues and professional learning experts from around the world.
Affiliates build local capacity, knowledge, and practices by facilitating high-quality professional learning around managing change, measuring impact, and ensuring equity.
Affiliate events range from conferences, book studies with expert speakers, Twitter chats, podcasts, collaborations with state departments of education and other policymakers, and the creation of toolkits, videos and other resources.
Affiliates work with Learning Forward to influence state and local policies and practices and advocate at all levels of government for sustained funding.
Affiliates raise awareness about the impact professional learning can have on educators and students and offer resources and tools to collect data and measure impact.
Those seeking to form an affiliation with Learning Forward must be approved by the Board of Trustees after submitting an Application for Affiliation, demonstrating eligibility and providing the necessary documentation. Applications must be submitted by November 1 (for December consideration) or May 1 (for July consideration).
For more information, please contact: Elizabeth Foster at firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-307-6507 or contact Niki Gamble at email@example.com or 513-523-6029.