Accelerating Student Learning After COVID

Challenge:

COVID-19 learning loss has compounded existing learning needs in our state.

Solution:

Forward Arkansas worked with Instruction Partners – a national nonprofit supporting equitable access to high-quality instruction, particularly for students in poverty, students of color, students learning English and students with disabilities – to start a Community of Practice in Arkansas, focused on instructional strategies to help all students recover from impacts on learning due to the COVID pandemic Forward and Instruction Partners have engaged leaders and educators in six districts across Arkansas t to support instructional strategies for SY 21-22 tailored to district needs.