Eligibility and Award Details

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To apply, talk with your Senior Professional Learning Advisor or apply online. For additional questions, contact visiblelearning@corwin.com.

Visit Application Guidelines and Resources for details on application requirements, sample templates for submitting documentation, and further instructions.

School Award Eligibility Benefits

Associate School Award

Associate School Award

Certificate of Commencement

Awarded to schools that have:

  • Completed four core components of the Visible Learningplus Foundation Series of professional learning development: 
    • Foundation Day
    • Evidence Into Action (EIA) 1, 2, 3 
  • Completed a Case Study detailing how the Visible Learningplus principles have been implemented in your school including the outcomes, and your school’s next learning steps (which describes your school’s planning for the next impact cycle). This Case Study is based on the EIA Impact Cycle 1 that occurs between EIA 1 and 2. 
  • Completed a School Capability Assessment, met eligibility requirements, and submit the results.
  • Visible Learningplus Associate School Status and Certificate of Commencement
  • The Visible Learningplus Associate School logo for use on your school website and letterhead
  • Listing in the online  Visible Learningplus  global public access register of Associate Schools

Award Duration
Active for two years. During that period of time, schools will be expected to progress to the level 2 Partner or level 3 Certified School Award status
 

Partner School Award

Partner School Award

Certificate of Commitment

Awarded to schools that have:

  • Met the requirements for the Associate School Award.
  • Completed Visible Learning Into Action for Teachers 1, 2, 3 professional learning sessions.
  • Completed one or more Impact Series professional learning sessions.
  • Engaged in two full Evidence Into Action impact cycles (for leaders).
  • Engaged in two full Visible Learning Into Action for Teachers impact cycles (for teachers).
  • Completed a second culminating Case Study detailing how you have implemented the Visible Learningplus principles in your school; including the outcomes, and your school’s next learning steps (which describes your school’s planning for the next impact cycle). This second Case Study builds on the previous one and is based on the second Evidence Into Action impact cycle that occurs between Evidence Into Action 2 and 3.
  • Hosted a school visit explaining your Case Study to attendees.
  • Completed a second School Capability Assessment, met evaluation ratings, and submitted the results.
  • Visible Learningplus Certified School Status and Certificate of Contribution
  • The Visible Learningplus Certified School logo for use on your school website and letter head
  • Listing in the online Visible Learningplus public access register of certified schools
  • Opportunity to present practitioner-led professional learning development session at one Visible Learningplus conference or symposium
  • Visible Learningplus conference or institute fees waived for two presenters
  • Annual Visible Learning or World Conference fee waived for one individual

Award Duration
Active for two years. To maintain this award level, your school will be expected to re-apply.
 

Certified School Award

Certified School Award

Certificate of Contribution

Awarded to schools that have:

  • Met the requirements for the Partner School Award
  • Attended a minimum of two or more Impact Series professional learning sessions.
  • Completed three Evidence Into Action and Visible Learning Into Action for Teachers impact cycles.
  • Completed a third culminating Case Study detailing how you have implemented the Visible Learningplus principles in your school; including the outcomes, and your school’s next learning steps (which describes your school’s planning for the next impact cycle). This third Case Study builds on the previous one and is based on the Evidence Into Action impact cycle 3 that occurs after Evidence Into Action 3.
  • Submitted documentation that meets the standards of the Visible Learningplus Certified School performance descriptors.
  • Completed a third School Capability Assessment, met evaluation ratings, and submitted the results.
  • Visible Learningplus Certified School Status and Certificate of Contribution
  • The Visible Learningplus Certified School logo for use on your school’s website and letter head
  • Listing in the online Visible Learningplus public access register of certified schools
  • A Certified School Banner for display within your school
  • Opportunity to present practitioner-led professional learning development session at one Visible Learningplus conference or symposium
  • Visible Learningplus conference or institute fees waived for two presenters
  • Annual Visible Learning or World Conference fee waived for one individual

Award Duration
Active for two years. To maintain this award level, your school will be expected to re-apply.

 

NOTE: If your school has been engaged with Visible Learningplus professional learning with Corwin prior to July 1, 2019 and you have completed or are scheduled to complete Foundation Day, Evidence Into Action 1, 2 and/or Visible Learning Into Action for Teachers 1 and 2, and you have completed at least two Impact Series professional learning sessions, contact your Corwin Senior Professional Advisor or your Visible Learningplus Corwin Consultant to assist you through the application process. There may be other factors that will be considered for the Level 3 – Certified School Award. You may need to complete 1-2 additional professional learning sessions and/or a School Capability Assessment, a modified case study along with submission of evidence of impact.

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