Who We Are
You want the best for your child but the path forward isn’t always clear. That’s why we’re here. We help answer your questions: about homework, what your child is expected to learn each year, ways you can support your child’s emotional health and happiness, planning for college, and more.
Our mission is to inspire and equip parents as Learning Heroes, so every child can succeed.
We connect you to useful information and simple actions you can take to help your child thrive in school and life.
We are a: Listener — hearing your questions and helping you find answers. Guide — offering simple actions to take. Curator — putting trusted resources and information at your fingertips. Partner — in your mission to help your child succeed in school and life.
What is a Learning Hero?
A learning hero takes an active role in a child’s education and helps spark the love of learning as part of everyday life.
Meet a Learning Hero
Sarah Brown Wessling is the 2010 National Teacher of the Year, serving as the nation’s teacher ambassador for education. Sarah currently is in her seventeenth year of teaching at Johnston Senior High School in Johnston, Iowa, where she teaches English and is the department chair. Sarah also is a Teacher Laureate for The Teaching Channel, where she films lessons in her own classroom, providing compelling content and dynamic teaching strategy to help educators across the country become strong teachers.
Learning Heroes partners with some of the most trusted education and parent organizations to help save you time and bring you the best resources all in one place.