Find out how to advance the profession through teacher leadership program

Shifting education.  Placing educators in a position of leadership.
Application deadline EXTENDED to July 31, 2014.
CLICK HERE to read about the TEACHER LEADERSHIP INITIATIVE » (pdf)

Who has more insight into the academic standing of your student?  An educator or a policy wonk who never stepped foot into a classroom?

Application deadline EXTENDED to July 31, 2014.
Updated July 14, 2014! CLICK HERE to read about the TEACHER LEADERSHIP INITIATIVE » (pdf)

-Are you ready to take hold of your career, learning to lead in practice and policy?
-Do you ever find yourself thinking, “If more teachers were leading, then…” —and wishing you were one of those teachers?
-Are you eager to make a difference beyond your classroom—but not sure where to begin?

Through the Teacher Leadership Initiative (TLI), the National Education Association is partnering with the Center for Teaching Quality and the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards to support 300 teachers across 10 states in advancing as leaders in the profession.  TLI is designed for teachers—like you—who want to expand your impact by building your knowledge and skills and then activating your leadership through a culminating capstone experience.

Interested in joining this experience? APPLY NOW!
Application Deadline: July 18, 2014

For more information, please contact RJ Rodriguez (808) 833-2711 or e-mail .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Participants who complete their capstone project will receive a stipend.

TEACHER LEADERSHIP INITIATIVE RESOURCES

CAPSTONE CHARGE: What is a “Capstone?” pasted below is the doc that is attached. The doc has a watermark of “draft” because they may change some of the language;
CLICK HERE to read about the TEACHER LEADERSHIP INITIATIVE Capstone Charge » (doc)

TLI SUPPORT ROLE DESCRIPTIONS: This is how the participants will be supported in their journey.
CLICK HERE to read about the TEACHER LEADERSHIP INITIATIVE Support Role Descriptions » (doc)

TLI SUMMARY: This is an overview of the program.
CLICK HERE to read about the TEACHER LEADERSHIP INITIATIVE Summary » (doc)

TLI PARTNERSHIP: This is a more in-depth look at the program and long-term purpose.
CLICK HERE to read about the TEACHER LEADERSHIP INITIATIVE Partnership Concept Paper for Pilots » (doc)

OVERVIEWS (Teacher evaluation, School redesign, Common Core): These are three of the fields that teachers can choose to do their work in.

CLICK HERE to read about the TEACHER LEADERSHIP INITIATIVE Teacher Evaluation » (pdf)

CLICK HERE to read about the TEACHER LEADERSHIP INITIATIVE School Redesign » (pdf)

CLICK HERE to read about the TEACHER LEADERSHIP INITIATIVE Common Core » (pdf)