FWCS, Professional Learning

FWCS, Professional Learning

Fort Wayne Community Schools is committed to the professional learning and growth of our staff and educators. 


  • 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


  • Coming soon:

Micro-credentials and talent management


Ramona Coleman

Director 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