Learning programs

Learning Forward learning programs

Annual Conference

Our Annual Conference is THE Learning Conference. Attend pre-conference sessions conducted by leading authors and practitioners in our field; choose from more than 300 high-quality concurrent sessions, and gain inspiration from keynote addresses. This is your chance to experience an amazing professional learning opportunity and collaborate with colleagues from across the country and around the world. Our conference offers powerful strategies to build school leader capacity for immediate student impact.

Save the date for Learning Forward’s 2018 Annual Conference in Dallas, Texas, December 1-5, 2018.

The Learning Forward Academy

The Learning Forward Academy immerses leaders in an extended learning experience grounded in a model of inquiry and problem-based collaborative learning.

The Learning Forward Academy seeks to understand individual members' needs and then assist them in meeting objectives through a collaborative learning environment and the support of experienced coaches.

Become part of our next Academy class!

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Summer Institutes

Summer Institutes offer intensive learning that digs deeper into the topics that matter to you. Work on real problems and leave energized to work with colleagues to begin resolving barriers to student achievement. Experience valuable tools and best practices you can use in your school or district.


Learning Forward members have access to great online content all year long. Webinars are facilitated by leading thinkers in the field, and members get access to our on-demand webinars.