Ed. Fellows FAQ
What is the Ed. Fellows program?
Who can become an Ed. Fellow?
What college does the Ed. Fellow need to attend?
All Ed. Fellows have up to a semester after their date of hire to be enrolled in school. There is no minimum requirement for the amount of hours the Fellow must take on the program side, however local districts have the autonomy to have minimum requirements when hiring.
Can Ed. Fellows student teach while in the program?
Does the Ed. Fellow have to be seeking a degree in education?
Who hires the Ed. Fellow?
What is the role of the Ed. Fellow?
What leave is the Ed. Fellow entitled to?
The university schedule of the Ed. Fellow should be confirmed with the building principal, and if the Fellow is taking online coursework the leave should be agreed upon by both the principal and the Ed. Fellow.
Districts can allow for more than the minimum amount of time if they choose, but that is a local decision.
If you need support determining how to manage the paid leave, please reach out to your coach or Amber at email@example.com. We can work with the principal and Ed. Fellow in supporting this process.