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To be eligible for the Teaching Ambassador Fellowship program, participants must:

  • Be a currently practicing teacher (including instructional coaches/specialists) in a United States school (including traditional public, charter, virtual, military, tribal and/or private schools) that serves any grade, preschool through twelfth.

  • Have a minimum of five (5) years of teaching experience.

  • Be a United States citizen.

  • Be able to obtain school/district support to sign an Intergovernmental Personnel Act (IPA) agreement at the point of selection for participation in the program.


Desirable applicants have:

  • A history of demonstrable and meaningful impact on student achievement,

  • A record of leadership in the school and community settings,

  • Strong written and oral communication skills,

  • Relevant insights from school and classroom experiences to education policy, programs and initiatives,

  • Experience with activities that have effectively prepared them for Fellowship work, and

  • Support from school, community and other educational leaders.

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Last Modified: 09/18/2012