How Has Being a TLI Fellow Changed My Life!

(From TLI Fellows, Pilot Years 1 and 2)

  • Better at networking!
  • Ran for the MTA Board!
  • Inspired to seek a CAGS in teacher leadership!
  • Became a member of MTA Resolutions Committee!
  • Cognizant of a social justice curriculum!
  • Seeking out new opportunities!
  • Jumping out of my comfort zone!
  • Joined the MTA New Member Committee!
  • Becoming more politically active!
  • Empowered by TLI!
  • Joined state rep’s PARCC Advisory Council!
  • Willing to speak up!
  • Encourage others to speak up!
  • Gave me educational policy language to articulate & effectively communicate with local administrators!
  • Learned that leadership can be shared!
  • Found like-minded colleagues!
  • Assisting colleagues to feel empowered!
  • Attended NEA Foundation Convening & NEA Summit!
  • Shadow bargained for my local union!
  • Presenting to peers!
  • Applied for a grant!
  • Gave me forward thinking!
  • Given me access!
  • I write posted BLOGS!

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