About Learning Forward Michigan
What we do
Learning Forward Michigan advocates for quality research-based professional learning policies and practices to increase the capacity of those who work to improve results for all students. Programs, resources, advocacy, and expertise focus on Michigan education issues such as
• Professional Learning
• Curriculum, Instruction, & Assessment
• Data-driven Decision Making
• Consultation Services
• Education Legislation
• State Board of Education Policies
Through our close cooperation with other organizations and a powerful network of professionals dedicated to providing the best education to Michigan’s students, Learning Forward Michigan brings the latest research, best practices, and timely information to our members.
- Bylaws (2011)
Equity and excellence in teaching and learning.
Learning Forward Michigan builds the capacity of leaders to establish and sustain highly effective professional learning.
Standards and Impact
Supports the implementation of standards and examines evidence to strengthen and document the impact of professional learning.
Leadership and Practice
Builds the capacity of its members, clients, partners, and staff to establish and sustain effective professional learning.
Advocacy and Policy
Advocates for policies and practices that strengthen the field of professional learning.