Applications for the 2016-2017 NEA ESP Leaders for Tomorrow (LFT) program are now available and can be found here.
Please note that applicants must include a letter of acknowledgement signed by the State Affiliate President. This letter is not an endorsement of the candidate, rather an acknowledgement that the member is applying and is in good standing with his/her local and state affiliate. Applications will not be accepted without this signature. If you need such a letter please send an email request to firstname.lastname@example.org and put LFT in the subject line. Please include the address you want the letter sent to in your email.
The LFT program is open to any K-12 or higher education NEA ESP member who meets the application criteria. The program consists of three sessions which will be held July 17-22, 2016 (Minneapolis, MN), November 17-21, 2016 (Washington, D.C.), March 6-12, 2017 (includes attendance to the NEA ESP National Conference). Deadline for application is April 8, 2016.