Teaching and Learning Reimagined

We partner with teachers as the leverage point for change in the education system.
Through innovative teacher preparation and professional learning programs, we help teachers build their practice to actively engage their students as empathetic, critical thinkers.

 Our Programs

We’re proud to serve teachers, students, and families in our hometown of Washington, DC, and contribute to a changemaking movement that’s transforming teaching and learning across the country.

Inspired Teaching Institute

Immersive teacher leadership

Inspired Teaching Academy

Targeted professional learning

Inspired Teaching Residency

New teacher preparation

Inspired Teaching Youth

Experiential learning

Inspired Teaching gave me real activities that stimulate learners and engage them. The idea that practice and skills are every bit as important as content gets lost in education – this reinforced and put to the forefront what I think education should achieve.

— Inspired Teaching Academy Participant, 2018

 Stories & Announcements

Closing the Engagement Gap: A Social Justice Imperative

Center for Inspired Teaching invites you to download “Closing the Engagement Gap: A Social Justice Imperative,” our new white paper examining how pedagogy itself is critical to educational equity, and how underserved student populations need the same student-centered approach enjoyed by their more advantaged peers. Along with presenting the research about this inequity, we offer three basic recommendations and the resources for implementing them.

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of Inspired Teaching alumni would recommend Inspired Teaching professional learning


of 2017-18 Real World History students feel that interacting with students across the city is a transformative experience

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