Carol Brooks Simoneau

Thinking Collaborative, Derby, KS

Carol is the codirector of Thinking Collaborative, the umbrella organization for Cognitive CoachingSMand Adaptive Schools. She has 25 years’ experience as a teacher and reading specialist. She has chaired or served as a member on school improvement and accreditation teams designed to develop school community and facilitate achievement. Brooks Simoneau has received the Kansas State Department of Education Distinguished Educator Award. She is the author of A Facilitator’s Guide to Online Professional Development: Establishing Communities of Learning and Cultures of Thinking (Rowman & Littlefield, 2010).

Enlightening, refreshing, informational and wonderful networking opportunities! A ‘Must Do’ for all educators!

— Marilyn Haile

This was perhaps the best professional learning I have received in over a decade! Well done Learning Forward – I am now a member and look to your organization for my future goals as an educator. A renewed sense of excitement regarding my role (as an instructional coach)! Thank you!

2017 Conference Attendee