ESP Training Opportunities
Leaders for Tomorrow
NEA Leaders for Tomorrow
program is an exciting and comprehensive three-session training
process held over an eight-month period that is open to dues
paying NEA ESP members who meet the program's eligibility
requirements. The program is open to any NEA ESP
K-12 through higher education - who
is currently categorized as an ESP member and has been a member
in good standing for at least the last three years.
The first session will be held
July 18-22 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
The second session will be held
November 14-17 in Washington, D.C.
The third session (which includes
attendance to the 2015 NEA ESP National Conference) will be
held March 3-8, 2015, at a location to be determined.
The application for the program can
be found at the following link by clicking
http://www.nea.org/home/37956.htm. This link also includes
a detailed overview of Leaders for Tomorrow as well as
qualifications for potential applicants. Applications may also
be downloaded at NEA.org.
have a letter of acknowledgement signed
by the state affiliate president or executive director.
This letter is not an endorsement of the candidate, but rather
an acknowledgement by state affiliate leaders that they are
aware of who is applying. Applications will not be
accepted without this acknowledgement letter. Please
contact Jerrilyn Volz-Costell at
email@example.com or at
614-277-3088 to obtain this acknowledgment letter.
The deadline for applications
received at NEA is April 1, 2014. Please allow sufficient
time to complete your application and obtain the endorsement
letter from OEA to meet the deadline.
Please feel free to contact the NEA program coordinator
Lisa Connor (Lconnor@nea.org)
with any questions about the program.