Communication Tools


Professional Learning

  • High-quality curricula and team-based professional learning: A perfect partnership for equity
    Learning Forward, the national leader in professional learning, developed this paper that argues the case for connecting high quality curriculum and professional learning communities to increase equity for students. Included within are case studies and recommended next steps. All selection teams, school-based learning communities, and coaches who support standards implementation will benefit from reading this paper.



Research on Instructional Materials: Key Findings and Recommendations:  This brief is a synthesis of key research supporting high-quality instructional materials. The brief includes key findings regarding the rationale for the selection of high-quality instructional materials. It also includes recommendations for districts to consider when selecting and implementing instructional materials.