Applications for CAELI 2020 Are Now Open

The National Guild is now accepting applications for the 2020 Community Arts Education Leadership Institute (CAELI).

CAELI provides an intensive, transformative experience through which both seasoned and emerging leaders advance their skills by engaging with top leadership trainers, nationally renowned practitioners, and a diverse cohort of peers. The eight-month program includes a five-day seminar at Bryn Mawr College (Philadelphia, PA), from July 21-25, 2020, a 360-degree feedback process, peer-mentoring, and follow-up coaching. To optimize the learning experience, participation is limited to 26 individuals selected through a competitive application process. This year’s institute will be co-directed by John McCann, Partners in Performance, and Ama Codjoe, and will include long-time faculty members and coaches Mary Parish and Craig Coble. The deadline to apply is April 14, 2020.

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Published: February 12, 2020