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2019-20 Adult Learning Courses Now Open


There are many ways to partner with Lead by Learning: pursue certification, enroll in leadership courses, or become a partner site. Our 2019-20 courses are now open.

Have questions? Contact Jennifer Ahn, Executive Director,

Certification in Creating the Conditions for Adult Learning

Becoming a certified facilitator prepares individuals to design adult learning in their systems, building the capacities to address issues of equity and take a whole child learning approach. Explore certification and apply your current course toward the process today.

Talk with your facilitator or learn more here.  

Our 2019-20 Courses

Teacher Inquiry in Action Forum
Experience teacher leadership that drives transformation. A free, interactive gathering to connect, recharge, and discover how teacher-led inquiry transforms learning for students and adults.

March 14, 2019
5:30 – 7:30 pm

Summer Institute on Creating the Conditions for Adult Learning
Unlock collective potential by changing mindsets. Bring your team and collaborate with like-minded peers, gaining the confidence and skills necessary to improve the adult learning culture at your district or school at this 3-day gathering.

June 18-20
$545 for the first person
$485 for each additional team member
10% early bird discount ends May 18. At checkout, enter code: MAY18

Vision & Inquiry Dinner Series
Work with your team to develop a clear, personalized professional learning vision at your site. This four-part dinner series provides the time, tools, and support to create a site-specific professional development vision and the plan to bring it to life.
Begins October 3, 2019
$425 for the first person
$375 for each additional team member
10% early bird discount ends September 3. At checkout, enter code: SEPT03
Session Dates: October 3, November 7, December 12, February 6

Four-Day Series: Creating the Conditions for Adult Learning
As a coach and leader, you spend your days supporting students and colleagues to be more curious, engaged, and effective, but who provides this support for you? Join us for a four-session, inquiry-based course to support you and your ongoing learning process.

Begins October 15, 2019
$725 for the first person
$675 for each additional team member
10% early bird discount ends September 15. At checkout, enter code: SEPT15
Session Dates: October 15, December 3, January 28, March 10


Coaching Packages
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Become a Partner Site
Transform your school or district culture from compliance-based to a vibrant center of innovation and learning. We partner with early childhood, elementary, middle, and high school as well as enrichment settings. To learn more, contact Sarah Sugarman, Senior Director, at or


Have questions about Mills Teacher Scholars?
Contact Jennifer Ahn, Executive Director, 

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