Instructional Lead Fellowship

The Instructional Lead Fellowship is for Masterclass Alumni who seek to build their coaching capacity, and embed and sustain high-impact instruction in their school.

Instructional Lead Fellowship participants will:

  • build their instructional coaching capacity, including through video moderation;
  • apply the latest evidence in leading effective professional development in schools;
  • select a suite of resources for use in coaching and PL at school;
  • review case studies of high performing schools and identify elements to sustain high-impact instruction;
  • identify opportunities to strengthen the creation and embedding of low-variance curriculum;
  • create a network of experienced alumni across high performing schools;
  • develop and implement a simple targeted action plan to drive success back at school.

Course information

The Fellowship will run over three workshop days from  8.30am-3.30pm. The dates and venues of the workshops are as follows:

Practical Session 1 Term 3, Week 3 Monday, 1 August City of Perth Surf Life Saving Club
Practical Session 2 Term 3, Week 6 Thursday, 24 August Telethon Speech & Hearing
Practical Session 3 Term 4, Week 5 Tuesday, 8 November City of Perth Surf Life Saving Club

The cost of the Instructional Lead Fellowship is $750 + GST per successful applicant.


Who can apply?

  • Alumni of the Masterclass Series
  • Alumni who have a coaching role or are responsible for school-led efforts to embed high-impact instruction
  • Administrative leaders who are attending alongside their participants

How to apply?

  • Discuss the opportunity with your eligible staff
  • Ensure all nominated participants are available to attend all three workshop days
  • Determine which school leader will be joining for day 1 (if they are not a participant)

Places are limited. In the event we cannot accept all applicants, priority will be given as follows:

  • Schools which nominate 2 or more participants to attend together
  • Schools where the principal or deputy/associate principal responsible for curriculum or teaching and learning can
    attend all 3 days (a school leader must attend Day 1)

Applications for the Instructional Lead Fellowship close on Wednesday, 20 July.

If you wish to apply, please email us at

If you have any questions about the Fellowship, please email Katie at

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