Rosita is a key contributor to the IFL in leadership and the education of ELs. Her contributions to EL unit development and teacher training have been implemented districtwide in some of the nation’s largest school districts. Apodaca designed and led programs that raised the achievement of ELs in three large urban school districts and has published in the areas of leadership, instruction, and EL education.
Quality big name speakers during concurrent sessions. Facilitators engaged participants. Focused on professional learning. It’s rare to attend a conference with TONS of sessions that are relevant for my work (professional developer).— 2018 Attendee
Learning Forward is my number one source for deep professional learning and designing effective professional learning systems for my district. This is the one conference and learning experience that I fight for every year.— Mark St. Clair