Rising Leader Fellowship

A seven-month leadership-pathway program open to recent alumni exploring systems-change leadership.

Fellowship Highlights

  • Hybrid Workshops and Courses: Participate in whole and small group sessions. During these sessions, fellows engage with and learn from peers, community partners and alumni leaders. Virtual courses will be offered to support your learning experience.
  • Individualized Coaching: Engage in critical dialogue with your program manager to further reflect on your leadership and professional development
  • 360 Reviews: Receive support and coaching around your leadership
  • Collective Learning Experience: Learn from other fellows and build up your coalition

“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

2022/2023 Calendar*

Whole Group Sessions

Opening Session – Saturday, October 15th – 10am – 2pm
Civic Leadership Panel – Wednesday, November 16th 5:30 – 7:30pm
School Leadership Panel – Tuesday, December 13th 5:30 – 7:30pm
January Session – Saturday, January 21st 10am – 12:30pm
Women of Color Panel – Wednesday, February 8th 5:30 – 7:30pm
March Session – Saturday, March 4th 10am – 12:30pm
April Session – Saturday, April 22nd 10am – 12:30pm
Closing Session – Saturday, May 13th 10am – 2pm

Monthly Small Group Learning Space
TBD – Usually during the weekday, no more than 1 hour

*The fellowship will be hybrid (both in-person and virtual sessions) and is designed to work with alumni with full-time roles.

Final Deadline: Friday, October 7th

This fellowship is now open to our network members!

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Complete the quick and easy Rising Leaders Fellowship Interest/Recommendation Form to submit your interest