The Special Education Leader Fellowship is a program designed to serve Special Education Leaders, RtI Coordinators, and aspiring Special Education Leaders with support and development that increases their effectiveness and the results of the students they serve.  

Applying to the Special Education Leader Fellowship (SELF) is a 3-step process that begins with your online application. When your online application is submitted, your principal will be prompted to submit an online Principal Endorsement. Your application and the Principal Endorsement are required to complete the first step of the application process.  Step 2 is an Interview and Step 3 is a School Visit.  


Priority Application Dates:

Deadline:December 17, 2018

Priority Application Interviews: Week of January 15

Final Decision: February 13, 2019


Final Application Dates:

Deadline: February 4, 2019

Interviews: Week of February 19

Final Decision: March 28, 2019


Mandatory dates for accepted candidates are May 18, 2019 for Fellow Induction and June 24-28, 2019 for Summer Experience.  Please make sure you keep these dates available in your calendar.  

Special Education Leader Fellowship