What Leaders In The Field Are Saying

"A Breadth and Wealth Of Expertise..."

"The Center for Innovation and Leadership in Special Education fellowship initiative offers an exciting opportunity to share a breadth and wealth of expertise with the nation's early intervention and special education leaders. Through the power and talents of educators, children with disabilities and their families will receive a high quality, effective education."

- Marcella E. Franczkowski, M.S.
Assistant State Superintendent, Division of Special Education/Early Intervention Services, Maryland State Department of Education


"An Outstanding Opportunity..."

"The fellowship program at Kennedy Krieger Institute is an outstanding opportunity for educators who teach and work with our children who have neurodevelopmental disabilities. The additional learning and experience that this fellowship offers will prepare educators to provide the best education for our students. Baltimore County Public Schools is fortunate to have the Kennedy Krieger Institute, a nationally recognized leader in special education, willing to lend their expertise to advance public education in Maryland and throughout the nation.”

- S. Dallas Dance
Superintendent, Baltimore County Public Schools


"Fellows Will Be Sought After For Leadership Positions..."

"The newly developed Center for Innovation and Leadership in Special Education at Kennedy Krieger will develop highly skilled leaders for students with disabilities. This program thoughtfully brings together cutting edge partners that together will create a high-caliber, hands-on environment for learning. Those that complete the program will be sought after by many school systems for leadership positions in special education."

- Kim Lewis, EdD
Human Capital Officer, Baltimore City Public Schools