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NESA Winter Training INstitute 2019

Connect & Engage Workshops


Professor & Director, Klingenstein Center
Teachers College Columbia University

How might we cultivate and design a school that LEARNS?

Steve Barkley

Professor & Director

Klingenstein Center
Teachers College Columbia University


Nicole Brittingham Furlonge is Professor and Director of the Klingenstein Center and co-founder of LEARNS Collaborative, a catalyzer for learning-centered change in organizations. Her research examines the intersections between listening, cognitive neuroscience, social justice, and leadership. Prior to joining the Klingenstein Center, Dr. Furlonge served as Director of Teaching and Learning at the Holderness School, where she facilitated professional learning for faculty on a framework for formative professional learning. She has taught English and served as English Department Chair and Director of Diversity at several independent schools, including St. Andrew's School (Delaware), The Lawrenceville School, and Princeton Day School.