Fort Wayne Community Schools - Professional Learning

Fort Wayne Community Schools is committed to the professional learning and growth of our staff and educators. The Department of Professional Learning meets the learning needs of adults at FWCS, ensuring that our staff is prepared to educate all students to high standards. 

As an FWCS employee, you will receive regular professional learning designed to equip you with the skills and tools needed to be highly effective in your role. 

The Professional Learning Department has direct responsibility for the Districts Deep Learning Initiatives.

Learn more about Deep Learning at FWCS.

 

PROFESSIONAL LEARNING PROGRAMS

Human Capital Management University (HCMU)

FWCS’s comprehensive professional learning sessions for administrators

 

Potential Leaders’ Learning Community

Preparatory program for teachers applying to the Aspiring Leadership Academy

 

Aspiring Leadership Academy

Internship for future FWCS principals and assistant principals

 

Potential Coaches’ Learning Community

Preparatory program for teachers applying to be instructional coaches

 

Instructional Coaches’ Learning Community

Support for current building instructional coaches

 

Academy for Effective Instruction

Three-year program of support for teachers new to FWCS

 

Interventionists’ Learning Community

Professional learning for interventionists currently working in Title 1 schools

 

 

 

OUR TEAM

Ramona Coleman

Assistant Superintendent of Professional Learning

 

Amanda Ladig

Talent Management Coordinator

 

Kendra Bowser

Secondary Professional Learning Coordinator

 

Allison Sleesman

Elementary Professional Learning Coordinator

 

Kamaria Lakes

Elementary Professional Learning Coordinator