Forward Arkansas drives bold, equitable change in Arkansas education to transform learning for every student.

Our organization exists to build statewide conditions to effectively prepare all students for more opportunities and a world beyond school. How? By redefining success, creating connections, accelerating innovation and scaling effective strategies.

We empower state and district leaders, educators and communities with resources, data and support – ultimately to realize our shared vision for Arkansas students.


This is an important time in Arkansas education, and we want you to be informed, engaged and invested every step of the way. Connect with Forward Arkansas today so we can move education forward together.