Our transformative professional development consistently receives high marks from educators across NC.
We connect K-12 educators with top-notch experts from research and industry to advance student learning.
Unique recognition in K-12 education. People seek out Kenan Fellows for our leadership and expertise.
Only 20-30 teachers per year are awarded with a fellowship and opportunities are limited.
Kenan Fellows build bridges between the classroom and the workplace. They are outstanding educators who drive innovations in K-12 schools that transform how students learn and engage with their world.
STEMwork empowers K-12 educators to prepare students for STEM careers while offering businesses the opportunity to foster their next generation of talent.>
Journal of Interdisciplinary Teacher Leadership publishes the latest education research year-round.>
Original vetted curricula grounded in inquiry and created by Kenan Fellows and STEMwork Scholars.>
Connecting outstanding educators with mentors in local industry and business settings to create opportunities that build meaningful relationships.>
K-12 classroom educators, district leaders, and business partners collaborate to build talent pipelines and create sustainable partnerships.>
Each year, a cohort of Kenan Fellows are selected for their leadership capacity and desire to drive innovations in K-12 education.>
Of Fellows said they now have the skills to work with business leaders and other stakeholders.
Average of professional development led by each alumni per year.
Of Fellows said the program made them a better teacher.
Fidelity Investments Kenan Fellow Taylor Waters designed financial literacy lessons for her fourth grade students as well as financial literacy learning resources for Fidelity employeesRead More