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

2021/2022 Calendar*

Whole Group Sessions
Opening Session: Saturday, 10/16 10am – 12:30pm
Civic Leadership Panel: Tuesday, 11/9 5:30pm – 7:30pm
School Leadership Panel: Thursday, 12/9 5:30pm – 7:30pm
December Session: Saturday, 12/4 10am – 12pm
January Session: Saturday, 1/22 10am – 12:30pm
March Session: Saturday, 3/5 10am – 12:30pm
April Session: Saturday, 4/23 10am – 12:30pm
Closing Session: Saturday, 5/21 10am – 2pm

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

*With the changing landscape and uncertainty, please note that the sessions may be subject to change.

Early Decision Deadline: Friday, August 27th

Final Deadline: Monday, September 27th

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