Space is limited. To learn more about the application process, consider attending our upcoming office hours. If you're ready to apply, click here.
Our own Amanda Stephens hosts a coffee chat with current Content Leader participants Susan Haydel, Brittany Martinez, and Crystal Legnon who share their experiences.
We encourage applications from teachers, instructional coaches, and literacy/ELA curriculum specialists who have
The Louisiana Department of Education created the Content Leader program to create a pathway for leadership for teachers while simultaneously recognizing the importance of content expertise among school leaders and teachers. With Content Leaders, districts can build internal capacity for professional development and support to promote student achievement and success in Louisiana.
Districts implementing Wit & Wisdom understand that curriculum alone does not lead to student achievement—teachers need support in the form of professional development and ongoing, onsite implementation support. Content Leaders develop their own expertise and that of other teachers through redelivery of Wit & Wisdom PD. They help ensure that teachers receive the implementation support they need to deepen their learning and develop strong ELA instructional practices, ultimately leading to student success.
ELA Content Leaders will have an opportunity to
ELA Content Leaders will
Complete the application form and questions.
Application Deadline Round 2: April 30
*If space remains after Round 1, a second application round may open. Check this page for updates.
As part of your application, please submit
Your application and resume should describe your
Are you submitting plans to the Louisiana Department of Education for funding to join our next ELA Content Leader cohort? Let us know.
If you have any questions, please email ContentLeaders@greatminds.org.