January 14th Meeting

Happy new year, friends! We are looking forward to coming together next Friday, January 14th at ESC Region 10 in Richardson. Our colleagues have planned a great agenda for our time together. Please see below for details and, if you have not already, please RSVP here to assist in planning for the day. Thank you!

Region 10 colleagues are looking forward to a day of problem-solving, learning, and networking, and they can’t wait to grow with LFNTX friends!

📌 Agenda:

8:30 AM: Doors open for networking, breakfast, sharing 

9:00-11:30 AM: LFNTX and LFTX updates and Problems of Practice Collaboration

11:30 AM-1:00 PM Lunch

1:00-3:00 PM: Region 10 ESC team members will facilitate collaborative learning experiences around concepts in Priya Parker’s book The Art of Gathering. Ideas from this book have transformed 🤯 how they design professional learning sessions and meetings, and you’ll have opportunities to learn about and then apply these strategies to your own work. 

Here’s the address and some additional facility information:

🗺 Region 10 ESC (Spring Valley Campus)

400 E. Spring Valley Rd, Richardson, TX 75081-5101


There are parking lot entrances on both Abrams Rd and Spring Valley.

➡️ Grayson/Hunt rooms 

😷 Your safety and comfort are priorities for us. We reserved two rooms to spread out, and feel free to participate at your level of comfort. A greeter will direct you to the rooms.

☕️ We’ll provide a light breakfast and coffee.

🥶 The rooms are sometimes cold, so you may want to bring a sweater.

Happy Holidays and January 2022 Meeting

Good morning LFNTX family!

Wishing everyone a happy and healthy winter break! Please enjoy some “me” time to relax and recharge.

Mark your calendar! We will gather together again on January 14 at Region 10 in Richardson. To assist with planning, please complete the RSVP form linked here. We will post more details, including address and agenda, the first week of January.

Cheers to you and yours! See you in 2022!

November 19th Agenda & Address

Good morning! We are excited to meet face-to-face this Friday, November 19. Our friends in Arlington ISD are graciously hosting us.  We are looking forward to this day to connect and learn together. 

Here’s our agenda:

9:00-11:30 AM: LFNTX and LFTX updates and Problems of Practice Collaboration

11:30 AM-1:00 PM Lunch!

1:00-3:00 PM: Arlington ISD Professional Learning will be sharing a look into how we facilitate adult learning experiences that are both differentiated and collaborative learning opportunities. 

Here’s the address and some additional facility information:

Arlington ISD Professional Development Center

1111 W. Arbrook Blvd  Arlington, TX 76015


As you enter the building, our secretary will greet you to direct you to our room. We will meet in room 301A.  

We will have light snacks. We also have coffee and hot tea.

November 19th Meeting!

We are looking forward to our upcoming LFNTX in person meeting next Friday, November 19th. Arlington ISD will serve as the host. Details, including the location’s address and the day’s agenda, will be posted early next week. Thanks to Arlington ISD and we are excited to see everyone there!

October 22nd Meeting Info!

Good morning! We are excited to meet face-to-face next Friday, October 22 (reminder of date change from October 29). Region 11 ESC will be hosting and we look forward to seeing everyone there! Details below.

Join us for our first face to face meeting! We are so excited to welcome you all to our facility. We have a spooky day of learning planned for you. Come reconnect and recharge with your Learning Forward North Texas friends.

9:00-11:30 AM: LFNTX and LFTX updates and Problems of Practice Collaboration

1:00-3:00 PM: Region 11 will be sharing about our professional learning transfer and our design lab

ESC Region 11

1451 S. Cherry Lane, White Settlement, TX 76108


Sometimes it is hard to find, if you call the receptionist she is very helpful.

We will meet in Engage A. When you walk into the main lobby, there will be a greeter to direct you to your room.

We will have light breakfast snacks. We also have coffee and hot tea.

Sometimes it can be very cold, so you may want to bring a light sweater or jacket.

If you want to wear your favorite Halloween shirt or jewelry, that is strongly encouraged.  🎃 🧡

October Meeting Date Change!

Our October 2021 LFNTX meeting date has been rescheduled for Friday, October 22, 2021! We still plan to meet face-to-face at the Region 11 ESC building, we’ve just changed the date from October 29 to October 22. About a week prior we will post the day’s agenda and any other pertinent details so everyone is in the know and prepared to resume our face-to-face collaboration! Thank you!

September 24, 2021 Meeting!

Happy Thursday LFNTX friends! We will meet next Friday, September 24, from 9:00-11:00 AM. Details below. Share this invitation with any North TX professional learning folks interested in joining us!

We will open with announcements and some light housekeeping. Frisco ISD is hosting and they will share next about the Educator Mixtape project they are launching this school year. We will then move into breakout rooms to discuss and provide feedback on our current POPs (problems of practice). The feedback will help curate the list with the goal of product creation as a result of our collaboration this year!

Zoom Link:

Topic: LFNTX 21-22 Kickoff!
Time: Sep 24, 2021 09:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada)

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2021-2022 Kickoff!

Happy Friday LFNTX!

Our first meeting of 2021-2022 will be held on Friday, September 24. We will meet virtually from 9:00-11:00 AM. Frisco ISD will host and our first meeting will provide the opportunity for your district to sign up to host this year as well! We’ll post the Zoom link and agenda for our September 24 meeting about a week prior so be on the lookout. This is also a good time to confirm you are following our blog so you receive email notifications of future posts. Visit LFNTX.com to confirm you are following!