Extraordinary change requires extraordinary people.
Education Pioneers recruits, develops, and connects professionals from diverse backgrounds to solve problems from outside of the classroom so students and teachers succeed inside of the classroom.

Our Reach



Apply for a Fellowship

Apply for a Fellowship

Make your mark where it matters: work on behalf of millions of students nationwide.
Hire Our Talent

Hire Talent

We provide the exceptional leaders you need. Your team + our talent = outstanding results.
Support Our Mission

Support Our Mission

Invest in strong leadership to transform the United States public education system for all students.


Featured Talent

My Fellowship role was the first time that I got to practice doing something different with my skills. I would not have had as clear a picture of how I would contribute to education had I not had that experience.

Featured Partner

Our Education Pioneers Fellows are making an impact on important initiatives, creating valuable resources for our schools, and providing fresh perspectives on our work.

Our Stories

September 20, 2016
Q&A with Leniece F. Brissett, Founder and CEO, Compass Talent Group  As Founder and CEO for Compass Talent Group, EP Alumna Leniece F. Brissett seeks the best leaders...
September 13, 2016
Q&A with Kriste Dragon As a person of mixed racial and ethnic background who grew up in a deeply segregated South, Kriste Dragon wanted to create a better, more...