Using Film to Teach Common Core

By Learning Forward Colorado / August 1, 2018

When I was a student, watching a movie in class meant watching documentaries, literary adaptations, or informational filmstrips. These film-viewing experiences were not without their impact. I can still sing […]

Reflections on My Fulbright Experience to India-Three Years Later

By Learning Forward Colorado / July 27, 2018

Allyson Breyfogle worked as an elementary teacher, instructional coach, and professional learning trainer. What follows is an excerpt from an article Allyson wrote about her thought-provoking educational experience in India. […]


Don’t Just Survive, Thrive

By Learning Forward Colorado / October 14, 2016

DEVELOP PROFESSIONAL CAPITAL TO HELP TEACHERS THRIVE IN TIMES OF GREAT CHANGE By Roberta Reed and John Eyolfson   Click here to download the full detailed article.

How to integrate the new Professional Learning Standards?

By Learning Forward Colorado / March 4, 2012

An Interview with Justin Darnell and Michael Wacker, Denver Public Schools Office of Teacher Learning and Leadership by Joan Watson You are responsible for Professional Learning – for your team, […]

Teacher Leaders are Essential

By Learning Forward Colorado / November 28, 2011

Teacher Leaders are Essential by Jessica Keigan I have always been a leader. When I was a child, I used to choose a high spot on the playground to call […]

Powerful Planning Conversations

By Learning Forward Colorado / February 17, 2011

Powerful Planning Conversations by Lisa Wolford, Adams 12 Five Star School Anyone who has ever worked in a school knows that teaching is an act of learning. Every day in […]

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