RPA Student Opportunity: 2024-25 Rising Leaders Initiative Application Opens Soon

The Rising Leaders Initiative at the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools is a dynamic program fostering the development of student advocates from charter high schools across the country. Applications for the next cohort of students will open soon. Key features of this program include:

  • Purpose: The initiative empowers students to champion high-quality public charter schools and contribute to positive education changes.
  • Focus Areas: Participants engage in a comprehensive curriculum covering education policy, community engagement, and advocacy strategies.
  • Mentorship: Students benefit from mentorship by experienced education leaders, enhancing their leadership skills and navigating advocacy challenges.
  • Network Building: The program facilitates networking, connecting participants with peers and professionals for ongoing collaboration.

The application for the upcoming cohort opens on Feb. 7. For in-depth insights, explore the 2023 Rising Leaders Initiative Report and read blog posts by 2023-24 Rising Leaders Sahaana, who writes about her experiences at a STEM-focused public charter school, and Darren, who writes about how his Hispanic heritage has shaped his advocacy work.

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