10 Ways the Educator Fellowship Has Benefitted Applicants


As The Plank Center propels educators to new heights in their careers through the Educator Fellowship, educators share the invaluable knowledge they learned. In this program designed to expose professors to current day-to-day operations of public relations while facilitating exchanges of information and ideas, the Educator Fellowship has enriched the lives of many educators.

Here is what they shared about their journey within this unique and exclusive opportunity.

10 Ways Educator Fellowship Benefited Applicants

Our Mission

The Plank Center’s mission is to help develop and recognize outstanding diverse public relations leaders, role models and mentors to advance ethical public relations in an evolving, global society. The Center works to achieve its mission by:

Advancing knowledge of leadership values and skills in the profession;

Supporting research, teaching, service, and professional educational efforts that help develop diverse, responsible and trustworthy leaders;

Bridging the interests and vision of the practice and education; and

Collaborating with other groups and associations to nurture the ethical and effective practice of public relations.