Instructional Coaching
Jump Start to Kindergarten
Extended Learning

In partnership with Learning Community school districts

Extra Support for School Districts

Across the Learning Community, School District Pilots extend the efforts of individual districts to meet the needs of their students. These programs help thousands of children and their teachers.

Learning Community support for District Pilots includes independent evaluation to assure continuous improvement.

Priority Programs

6,155 students

9 school districts

50 school buildings


Instructional Coaching

Instructional coaching brings new ideas and practices to the classroom. The program has been building proven value since 2012.
Trust makes the teacher-coach relationship work best. Evaluations confirm that time and consistency get the best results. This is especially true for young teachers who need guidance as they try new strategies early in their careers.

Each school district develops its own coaching model but key features contribute to student impact.

Keys to Quality Coaching

  • Consistent teacher-coach relationships
  • New teacher mentoring
  • Data-informed practices



Jump Start to Kindergarten

Jump Start to Kindergarten builds school readiness among lower-income children who may be in a classroom for the very first time.

In just a few weeks, certified teachers help students get comfortable in the classroom and introduce important concepts for learning. How much does the class matter to young children who need to catch up? Independent evaluators consistently find that students can make up to two years worth of learning gains!

Parent Satisfaction 96%


Extended Learning

Extended Learning is a valuable tool in improving student achievement. Learning Community school districts rely on the program to meet important student needs.

Common Program Goals

  • Combat summer “learning loss”
  • Extra support for struggling students

Extended Learning gives teachers one more helpful resource to help students maintain or improve student achievement. See the range of positive results.