Fellows commit to a full time fellowship and receive a salary of $50,000 with benefits. Eligible applicants are current or experienced teachers, administrators, or instructional leaders who have at least five years experience and who wish to establish community-led schools or establish BIE Grant schools, with the focus of serving the needs of Indigenous students.

In addition, applicants must:

  • Meet all NACA employment and fellowship requirements.

  • Demonstrate an authentic commitment to community-led school design.

  • Possess strong organizational skills, verbal skills, critical thinking skills, and writing skills.

  • Have a solid understanding of data use to inform decision-making and instruction.

  • Be willing to travel frequently to Albuquerque, New Mexico and visit other model-schools throughout the U.S. for required trainings and events.

How to Apply

Download the application in Word form, email your responses along with your resume/curriculum vitae (CV) to val@nacainspiredschoolsnetwork.org.