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

Priority Application Interviews: the week of January 15

Final Decision: February 13


Final Application Dates:

Deadline: February 4

Interviews: Week of February 19

Final Decision: March 28, 2018


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

Special Education Leader Fellowship