Become a Partner

Become a Partner

Our Fellow is absolutely amazing. We feel like we hit the jackpot. She is moving our business planning process forward effectively and efficiently, in ways we could not have done on our own. Thank you, Education Pioneers, for bringing such talent to Charter Board Partners! You are helping to impact our organization in ways that will make a measurable, lasting difference for years to come.

—Simmons Lettre, Executive Director, Charter Board Partners

Let Education Pioneers Find the Talent You Need

Education Pioneers offers a solution for education organizations to secure top leaders and managers, accelerate strategic initiatives, and make giant leaps forward.  Education Pioneers has connected over 180 leading education organizations nationwide with more than 2,000 high-potential professionals who offer the skills, experience and results-driven approach to make an immediate and significant impact on your work.

Whether it's 10 weeks, 10 months, or one year of exceptional work from an Education Pioneers Fellow, or filling a permanent leadership role from our robust Alumni network, an Education Pioneers partnership offers access to a broad, deep bench of talent.

As a Partner, you can access top talent through the Education Pioneers programs that will best fit your hiring needs: Education Pioneers Alumni Network, Graduate School Fellowship (10-week summer or yearlong placement) and Analyst Fellowship.

The Graduate School Fellowship: 10 Weeks or One Year of Exceptional Work 

The Graduate School Fellowship – 10-week summer placement – provides our Partners with the graduate school students from our nation's top business, education, policy and law programs who have the skills and experience to advance and complete strategic initiatives during a focused timeframe.  In many cases, our Fellows' 10-week projects provide frameworks to guide organizations for a year or more.

The Graduate School Fellowship yearlong placement – was created to serve Partners who need full-time talent and prospective Fellows who are looking to establish careers in the education sector. The Graduate School Fellowship yearlong placement provides our Partners with recent graduate school students  from our nation's top business, education, policy and law programs who have the skills and experience to advance and complete strategic initiatives. Fellows have an average of 6.5 years of full-time work experience by the time they begin their one-year Fellowship commitment.

Read more about our Fellowship options.

The Analyst Fellowship: 10 Months of Analytic Expertise

To meet the demand for more analytic talent in education, the 10-month Analyst Fellowship identifies early career professionals who have at least 3 years of work experience at top-tier private-sector firms and have demonstrated exceptional analytic, quantitative and project management skills. We place Analyst Fellows with Partner organizations in select locations, where they lead and manage strategic, data-based projects.

Read more about our Fellowship options.

The Education Pioneers Alumni Network: A Broad, Deep Bench of Long-Term Talent

To fill full-time roles, we provide our Partners with access to our robust, nationwide Alumni network.  Partner Services are designed to provide a valuable hiring resource to our Partners, and to support our Fellows as they move into permanent leadership roles in education.

Features for Partner Organizations Include:

  • Free, high-traffic online Alumni job board to post open positions
  • Access to our semi-annual national Alumni resume book (spring and fall)
  • Invitations to networking and recruiting events for full-time talent

View our Alumni bios to learn more about our Fellows' backgrounds, placements, projects and what they're doing now.

Learn more about becoming a Partner.

Download the 2014 Partner brochure.