Learning Forward Foundation Overview

The Learning Forward Foundation is dedicated to impacting the future of leadership in schools that act on the belief that continuous learning by educators is essential to improving the achievement of all students. The monies raised by the foundation provide grant opportunities and scholarships for individuals, schools or teams, principals, and superintendents to further Learning Forward's vision, "Excellent teaching and learning every day."

Mission and Vision

The Learning Forward Foundation supports the development of educators’ capacity to improve student learning through innovation and improvement that transforms professional learning, framed by the Learning Forward’s Standards for Professional Learning and implemented with a coherent design through grants, scholarships, and professional support. Our vision is Educate, Innovate, Transform Educator Professional Learning

Apply today for grants and scholarships! Applications available now. 

Scholarship-Grant The Learning Forward Foundation offers several grant and scholarships for educators working to advance the Standards for Professional Learning. Learn about opportunities for school leaders, Learning Forward affiliates, learning teams, and individuals applying for
the Learning Forward Academy. Learn more and apply today!

Join the Leadership Society

Donate to the Learning Forward Foundation and become a member of the Leadership Society. Learn more and donate today.

Award Winners Announced

The Board of Learning Forward's foundation is proud to award the 2016 grants and scholarships to outstanding members who work diligently each day to achieve our vision. Read about the award categories and recipients.

The foundation's work in advancing Learning Forward's vision is made possible through generous donations and the passionate commitment of the teams, organizations, and individuals supported by grants and scholarships. Donate today to support these grants and scholarships.

Your donations in 2016 raised $40,000... and we thank you!

Thanks to all who donated to the foundation to support grants and scholarships. Haven't made a donation? Make your donation today!

Donate to the Learning Forward Foundation

The Foundation supports Learning Forward's purpose through several scholarship and grant opportunities.

Support these learning and leadership opportunities today -- we appreciate your generosity. Donating is easier than ever -- donate online or download the donation form.

View a Team Grant awardee.

Learn how the team from Benjamin Franklin School used the Team Grant from the Foundation to receive coaching and resources to support their project.