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Learning Forward selected to launch RemotEDx Networked Learning Community

5/10/2021

On behalf of RemotEDx and its implementation partners, the Department is pleased to announce that Learning Forward was competitively selected to co-design and launch the RemotEDx Networked Learning Community and coordinate Ohio’s remote education and professional learning portfolio. 

Learning Forward will receive $1 million from the state’s Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act, Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ESSER) Fund to:

  • Coordinate the state’s portfolio of remote, hybrid and blended education programs and practices.
  • Identify and promote enhanced professional learning opportunities for remote, hybrid and blended education opportunities.
  • Co-design and build a networked learning community that considers problems of practice, unites key partners and harnesses their collective power to help propel Ohio’s in-person, remote, hybrid and blended education infrastructure forward to the future.
  • Ensure equity is a top priority and significantly informs professional learning opportunities and all aspects of the networked learning community.

Eligible applicants included nonprofit organizations focused on remote education and student success; community-based innovative education partners; educational service centers; and institutions of higher education.

Learning Forward’s successful application and project summary can be found on the RemotEDx website.