We represent more than 10 million members dedicated to improving student learning in America’s public schools.
The Learning First Alliance is a partnership of leading education organizations representing more than 10 million members dedicated to improving student learning in America’s public schools. We share examples of success, encourage collaboration at every level, and work toward the continual and long-term improvement of public education based on solid research.
The Learning First Alliance, a partnership of leading education associations representing more than 10 million members, supports improved student learning in America’s public schools by engaging individual and organizational expertise, leadership and advocacy efforts.
- Strong and effective public education is essential to America’s future and economic success.
- The more we work and learn from each other and others involved in education, the better we serve students.
- Members of LFA organizations are employing innovative and successful solutions to education challenges in schools across the country.
American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
American Federation of Teachers
American School Counselor Association
Consortium for School Networking
National Association of Elementary School Principals
National Association of Secondary School Principals
National Education Association
National School Boards Association
National School Public Relations Association
In the early years, LFA commissioned a number of research studies, creating work that guided the thinking of the field. Early publications included topics on reading and literacy; mathematics instruction for schools, teachers, and parents; safe and supportive learning communities; and recruitment and retention of effective teachers and administrators.