I’m looking for opportunities to grow my skills as an educator and leader”

Oakland Education Association (OEA) – The Oakland Education Association is committed to improving wages, working conditions, and professional standards for all unit members. Our aim is to ensure effective teaching and learning in all classrooms in the City of Oakland.

New Leaders – New Leaders prepares teacher, school, and organization leaders to deliver breakthrough results in America’s highest-need schools and advocate for policies that enable great leaders — and their students — to thrive. Check out programs and apply here through early May or contact Risha Booker.

Mills Teacher Scholars – MTS exists to put learning at the heart of teaching by building communities where teachers grow in their knowledge, skills and dispositions to be high-level professionals.

National Board Certification – Created by teachers and for teachers, the National Board Certification process seeks to raise the bar in the teaching.

Fund for Teachers – Oakland – Fund for Teachers awards fellowships for summer learning experiences to preK-12 teachers, empowering them to pursue their passions and pique student engagement. Apply October through January.

Fulbright Teacher Exchange – The Fulbright Teacher Exchange program seeks to promote mutual understanding among teachers, their schools and communities in the U.S. and abroad.

GO Teacher Policy Fellowship – GO’s fellowship is a year-long opportunity for a small, diverse cohort of Oakland teachers to lead, learn, and think about the future of education in our city. Apply by April 12th for 2017-18.

Berkeley Principals Leadership Institute – The mission of the Principal Leadership Institute at Berkeley is to prepare, induct, and support a diverse community of equity focused school leaders who will improve education for vulnerable and historically underserved students in California’s public schools in support of social justice.

Reach Institute – Reach is an educational institution that believes great teaching is at the heart of every great school. Earn your teaching credential, master’s, or administrative credential at Reach Institute in Oakland.

Educate78 TeachOakland Advisory Group – Educate78’s TeachOakland Advisory Group is founded on the belief that our educators know best what will have a meaningful impact on their effectiveness, fulfillment, and retention in Oakland.