AfG provides research-based resources, trainings, professional development offerings and web-based support systems that are designed to advance the growth and development of districts and schools in the service of student learning. Separate components of AfG are provided to address a district or school’s particular needs. Contact us to learn more about our services.
A web-based platform that guides a district or school Leadership Team in charting its improvement, supported by resources aligned to effective practice. Learn more at indistar.org.
Personal Competency Institute
Training on Enhanced Lesson Design and strategies to build students’ personal competencies for learning—cognitive, metacognitive, motivational, and social/emotional. Includes lesson planning templates, an online tool for planning, and access to resources.
Aligned Professional Learning
To increase teacher competencies around effective practices, each teacher participates in targeted, online professional learning, aligned with effective practices and tailored to the teacher’s needs.
An elite model for pacesetting school communities and a blueprint for building a strong school community. The web-based Planning Guide, with 26 agendas, guides a School Community Council (SCC) through a three-year implementation cycle, with access to a rich resource library. Click here to learn more.
Family Engagement Tool
An online tool that guides teams in their work to form strong relationships among students, families, and school personnel supporting student learning. Includes a needs assessment, planning tool, and a rich library of resources. Click here to learn more.
School Community Index
Get to know your community. A web-based survey, completed by the principal, teachers, parents, and students (in high school), comes together in a rich report complete with charts, graphs, narratives, and guidance for analysis. Click here to learn more.