From the Education Policy and Leadership Center (http://www.eplc.org):
Applications are available now for the 2012-2013 Education Policy Fellowship Program (EPFP; http://www.eplc.org/leadership-programs/education-policy-fellowship-program/about-the-program/). The Education Policy Fellowship Program is sponsored in Pennsylvania by The Education Policy and Leadership Center (EPLC).
With more than 300 graduates in its first thirteen years, this Program is a premier professional development opportunity for educators, state and local policymakers, advocates, and community leaders. Act 48 credits are available to individuals holding Pennsylvania teaching or administrative certificates, and State Board of Accountancy (SBA) credits are available to certified public accountants.
Past participants include state policymakers, district superintendents and principals, school business officers, school board members, education deans/chairs, statewide association leaders, parent leaders, education advocates, and other education and community leaders. Fellows are typically sponsored by their employer or another organization.
The Fellowship Program begins with a two-day retreat on September 13-14, 2012 and continues to graduation in June 2013.
Applications are being accepted now.
Click on the EPLC web site to see:
- 2012-2013 Schedule (http://www.eplc.org/leadership-programs/education-policy-fellowship-program/program-schedule/)
- 2012-2013 Application (http://www.eplc.org/notebook2012/2012-2013EPFPApplication.pdf)
- Past Speakers (http://www.eplc.org/leadership-programs/education-policy-fellowship-program/past-speakers/)
- Program Alumni (http://www.eplc.org/leadership-programs/education-policy-fellowship-program/alumni/)
Since space is limited to approximately 30 positions, it is advisable to submit an application as soon as possible. The application may be copied from the EPLC Web Site, but must be submitted by mail with the necessary signatures of applicant and sponsor.
If you would like to discuss any aspect of the Fellowship Program and its requirements, please contact Mattie Robinson at 717-260-9900 or firstname.lastname@example.org.