School leadership is at critical leverage point for school system improvement. Our hypothesis is that the education system requires a talent pipeline of school leaders that are better prepared for the complex role of leading the improvement required to lift student performance.
Launched in 2018, The Menzies School Leader Fellowship Program is a dynamic incubator process that capitalizes individual, school, cohort and system level leadership and aspires to develop scalable systemic leadership interventions to improve student learning outcomes.
The Fellowship is led by a multi-sector collaboration comprised of school leaders, their school and corporate, philanthropic and university partners.
The Program aims to:
The Fellowship Program is the centerpiece of the incubator and is a blended leadership development journey over 2 years.
Four Menzies Fellows and one Collier Fellow will be appointed for the next three years.
In February 2019 five Victorian school leaders were awarded a Fellowship valued at $150,000 each.
The inaugural 2019 Fellows are:
Applications for the appointment of the 2020 Fellows will open 1 October 2019.
If you have any questions about the Fellowship please contact the Menzies Foundation on (03) 9070 3489 or at firstname.lastname@example.org