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.
Application Deadline: Monday, January 23, 2017.