Laura is a career educator, content and program designer, and researchers who loves creating adult learning that leads to student learning. She leads the data and evaluation and internal communications teams at Leading Educators, focused on efforts to learn from, share, and improve current and future programming. She has been part of the team since 2014.
Previously, Laura led the redesign of Leading Educators’ programming focused on the Common Core State Standards, teaching and leading for equity, instructional leadership, and content cycles. Before joining Leading Educators, she worked in the Office of Professional Learning at the Chicago Public Schools. Laura started her career teaching reading and writing to middle school students on Chicago’s south side.
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