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Lauren Porosoff

EMPOWER Forwards Founder

Lauren Porosoff (she/her) is the founder of EMPOWER Forwards, a collaborative consultancy practice focused on making school a source of meaning, vitality, and community for students and educators. She is the lead author of several books including Two-for-One Teaching: Connecting Instruction to Student Values and The PD Curator: How to Design Peer-to-Peer Professional Learning that Elevates Teachers and Teaching. Contact her at

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