The Teaching Policy Fellowship is a highly selective program for teachers interested in having a voice in decisions that affect their profession. The program offers excellent teachers the opportunity to expand their influence without leaving the classroom. During the program, the Fellows receive extensive training on topics such as policy, advocacy, and storytelling. Fellowships are offerings in California, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, and New Mexico, including local-level fellowships in Chicago, Boston, Indianapolis, and Los Angeles. The program is rigorous and selective, admitting only admitting only 25-30 teachers each cycle. Fellows are provided a stipend. States have different deadlines – check website.