My internship this summer is at the NC State’s ASSIST Center making Wearable Devices. From the ASSIST Center Website ( “ASSIST develops and employs nanotechnology enabled energy harvesting and storage, ultra-low power electronics, and sensors to create innovative, battery-free, body-powered, and wearable health monitoring systems.” “Our mission is to use nanotechnology to improve global health by enabling […]

The goals of my internship are to: Learn as much as I can Learn more about programming and code Be able to take what I learn back to my students Teach my students about the Engineering Design Process Have my students become great at collaborating and working together (21st century skills) Have my students participate […]

I currently teach High School Mathematics at CE Jordan High School in Durham, NC. The courses I teach are Math 1, Math 2, and Essentials of College Math. I have finished 5 years of teaching, and I will start my 6th year of teaching this upcoming August. I wanted to become a Kenan Fellow because […]

My week at NCCAT!

June 24th, 2016 by Annie Polashock

Wow, what a week it has been! NCCAT has been such a powerful and life-changing experience to me. I have met some people that I plan to be in contact with for life. Doing all of these team building activities have brought us together. I have already implemented my brand onto my twitter, and I […]

  First of all, I want to mention how thankful I am for the opportunity to be a part of the Kenan Fellowship. It is an absolute honor. Being a Kenan Fellow will allow me to grow and challenge myself as an educator. I am currently a teacher leader in my school, but I want […]