Fort Wayne Community Schools Professional Learning

Fort Wayne Community Schools is committed to the professional learning and growth of our staff and educators. The Department of Professional Learning meets the learning needs of adults at FWCS, ensuring that our staff is prepared to educate all students to high standards. 

As an FWCS employee, you will receive regular professional learning designed to equip you with the skills and tools needed to be highly effective in your role. 

The Professional Learning Department has direct responsibility for the Districts Deep Learning Initiatives.

Learn more about Deep Learning at FWCS.


Human Capital Management University (HCMU)

FWCS’s comprehensive professional learning sessions for administrators

Potential Leaders’ Learning Community

Preparatory program for teachers applying to the Aspiring Leadership Academy

Aspiring Leadership Academy

Internship for future FWCS principals and assistant principals

Potential Coaches’ Learning Community

Preparatory program for teachers applying to be instructional coaches

Instructional Coaches’ Learning Community

Support for current building instructional coaches

Academy for Effective Instruction

Three-year program of support for teachers new to FWCS

Interventionists’ Learning Community

Professional learning for interventionists currently working in Title 1 schools