The Ferguson Education Leadership Fellowship is a prestigious 30-month postgraduate fellowship dedicated to bringing together traditional schools, charter schools, and the for-profit educational technology industry to improve student learning.
Starting in fall 2012, each participant will spend ten months as a full-time curriculum, product development, and/or data and accountability manager at each of the following organizations:
- Rocketship Education, a national, non-profit elementary charter school network based in San Jose, California.
- Curriculum Associates, LLC, a privately owned, fast-growing education technology company in Boston.
- Urban school district: Revere Public Schools, located in Revere, Massachusetts.
Fellowship nominating committee:
Jeff Bradach, Partner and Cofounder, The Bridgespan Group
Dr. Eric Conti, Superintendent, Burlington Public Schools
Dr. Olivine Roberts, Chief Academic Officer, Sacramento City Unified School District
Aylon Samouha, Chief Schools Officer, Rocketship Education
Mora Segal, CEO, The Achievement Network
Tom Vander Ark, CEO, Open Education Solutions
Rob Waldron, President and CEO, Curriculum Associates