Apply for the School Ambassador Fellowship  

Open to: All teachers with 5 or more years of teaching experience.

Opportunity at a Glance: The US Department of Education Teaching Ambassador Fellowship, a year-long paid position, is designed to improve education for students by involving teachers in the development and implementation of national education policy. The Fellowship seeks to:

  • Create a community of teacher leaders who share expertise and collaborate with policymakers and leaders in the federal government on national education issues.
  • Involve teachers in developing policies that affect the classroom.
  • Expand teachers’ leadership in policy at the national, state, and local levels.

Location: Washington, DC or your own school.

Take action: Talk the opportunity over with your principal, review the application instructions; then submit an application.

Application Deadline: Monday, January 23, 2017.

For more information: Visit the Teaching Ambassador Fellowship webpage or contact the School Fellowship office.