Dwayne Young

Fairfax County Public Schools, Fairfax, VA

Dwayne served as principal for more than 17 years of his 34 year teaching and administrative career.  His legacy includes building a school culture around continuous improvement, collaboration, teacher efficacy, and innovative instructional practices. He implemented the cycle of continuous improvement at a large culturally and linguistically diverse majority-minority elementary school in northern Virginia for many years. In his role as Administrator, Math Instructional Coach, ESOL Instructional Support Teacher he lead teams to identify goals and develop learning plans that supported teacher development and student achievement.

I want to express my gratitude for assembling a top-quality learning experience for myself as a curriculum/professional learning director and for my adult professional learning team in my district.  It was what we needed when we needed it.

— 2018 Attendee

The Annual Learning Forward Conference is the best professional development offered each year.  It allows you to personalize your learning and focus on what you need to continue growing.B

— Brian Faulkner