Are you ready to be at the forefront of change? TORCH: The Academy of Politics program offers intensive training for those aiming to run successful electoral campaigns and reshape Baton Rouge. Immerse yourself in this unique opportunity, learning from top local and national facilitators.
TORCH: The Academy of Politics is an education leadership training designed for aspiring candidates, campaign staff, and education advocates to learn what it takes to run a successful electoral campaign and transform the power structures in the Baton Rouge education ecosystem.
Whether you aspire to run for local office, work on impactful campaigns, or champion quality public education, this program is your stepping stone. Ideal candidates are deeply connected to the Baton Rouge community, passionate about civic engagement, and represent diverse backgrounds and experiences.
Program Structure & Expectations
Commit to excellence. TORCH demands your full engagement in a rigorous bootcamp. Expect to immerse yourself in comprehensive sessions, complete challenging assignments, and access a vast digital library. Join us for an experience that will shape your political journey.