Leadership Opportunities

TFA-Bay Area Rising Leader Fellowship

A seven-month leadership-pathway program open to recent alumni exploring instructional, civic, and school leadership.

Fellowship Highlights

  • Join a cohort of other like-minded leaders in the Bay Area
  • Learn from professional development sessions developed by TFA and
    other partners specifically for our Rising Leaders
  • Gain access to a small grant to pursue personalized development
    opportunities
  • Partner with a mentor aligned to your personal career aspirations
    who will help guide you through the fellowship (and beyond)
  • Benefit from career coaching from a certified executive coach

“I enjoyed having a time to reflect on my current practice as a teacher and how I would like to continue developing at my school.”

“It has had a positive impact on the direction I want to take with my career. I feel honored and inspired to be part of such an amazing group of people!“

Fellowship Outcomes

Clarity: Explore your strengths and values and gain clarity in your long-term role in ending educational inequity.
Connections: Build authentic and lasting connections with other fellows and mentors
Skills: Learn from other fellows, partners, and mentors as you develop leadership skills

2017/2018 Calendar

October 9-19: Kick-off dinners
October 21: Fellowship session #1-Kick-off
November 1-30: Deep dive sessions
December 2: Fellowship session #2-Intro to mentors
January 20: Fellowship session #3
February-April: 360-degree review + office hours
April 21: Fellowship conclusion celebration brunch

For more information, contact: Phil Kang
phil.kang@teachforamerica.org