Teacher Leadership Institute (TLI):
A Commitment to the Next Generation of Teacher Leaders
This application is for participation in the
2017 Teacher Leadership Institute offered by
The National Education Association (NEA), in partnership with the Center for Teaching Quality (CTQ) and the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS). Participation is open to NEA active certified members in
. If you are uncertain about your eligibility to apply for the TLI, please contact
at CEA, email@example.com
A key attribute of a profession is that accomplished practitioners take responsibility for defining and governing its standards and practices. Increasingly, teachers are seeking new opportunities to advance the profession and their careers by taking on new leadership roles such as peer reviewers, instructional coaches, mentors, curriculum developers, and policy advocates. In the TLI, teachers will play more consequential roles in shaping the policies and practices that govern teaching and learning in the United States.
In the coming months,
teachers from multiple sites across the country will be selected to participate in our comprehensive leadership-training institute in participating affiliates. Those selected to participate and complete the entire experience and provide feedback on the process will receive
a $300 completion honorarium
. In order to complete this initiative participants
Participate in rigorous competency-based curriculum;
Apply experience through a self-selected capstone project;
Engage deeply in local and national collaboration;
Receive extensive coaching and support; and
Complete evidence based portfolio with micro credentials that reflects on leadership their growth
Through the TLI, you will hone your expertise and engage in leadership work in schools, state houses, and associations throughout the country. The TLI will prepare you to serve as a leader of the profession, with the knowledge, skills, and core values to meet the new demands as a 21st-century teaching professional.
Please submit your application (below) for the Teacher Leadership Institute (TLI)
. Be sure that your application is complete,
including your resume and references
. We plan to notify candidates of selection in
. Thank you for your interest in the Teacher Leadership Institute.