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A high school physics teachers’ dream PD: Visiting CERN

As a 2015-16 Kenan Fellow, I learned the importance of incorporating outside experiences in my classroom to show students why...

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What I learned: The three components of teacher leadership

As a second year teacher applying for the Kenan Fellowship, I was nervous and excited about the potential opportunity that...

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What I learned: The role of professional development in fostering teacher leaders

Teacher leadership is a popular phrase in education conversations today. Teachers today, more than ever, are collaborating with other educators,...

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What I learned: Using teacher leadership experiences to empower others

My Kenan Fellowship has allowed me to grow as a leader in several different facets, but if I had to...

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What I learned: The importance of connections beyond the classroom

The first few years of my teaching career were spent teaching next door to a Kenan Fellow. Anytime I was...

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What I learned: When teachers become leaders, education wins

As a member of the current cohort of Kenan Fellows, the door to new leadership possibilities has been opened for...

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What I learned: What it takes to be a teacher leader in North Carolina

Much can be said about the value of professional development, regardless of the profession. One of the most dynamic aspects...

 

Kenan Fellows Program Teacher Leadership Journal announces new submission guidelines

RALEIGH, N.C. (Feb. 19, 2018) ― The Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership is pleased to announce it has revised its...

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STEM education comes alive during internship at Bayer

Interning at Bayer in the Crop Science division as part of my 2016-17 Kenan fellowship has been an enlightening, informative,...

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Kenan Fellows Program wins STEMmy Award in higher ed

NC State’s Kenan Fellows Program for Curriculum and Leadership Development has been awarded a STEMmy for its efforts in making...

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How can business education fit in with STEM?

When it comes to education — and education reform — we speak much about looking at things from different viewpoints....

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Lessons learned from prosthetic hands

On a cold, gray day in November of 2013, I walked with my younger brother down a quaint street in...