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
  • Partner with a mentor aligned to your personal career aspirations
    who will help guide you through the fellowship (and beyond)

“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

2018/2019 Calendar

October 13: Fellowship Kick-Off
October TBD: Community Dinners
November + December TBD : Comunity Sessions
January 12: Whole Cohort Session #2
February 9: Whole Cohort Session #3
May 4: End of Fellowship Reflection & Celebration