One component of the Kenan Fellowship is the Personal Remote Learning (PRL) Plan. This provides each Kenan Fellow with the opportunity to select professional development activities that they feel will most benefit them as an educator. Part of the PRL
After a little more than a month of school, the year is off to a great start. This year, I have been able to start two new programs at my school for our students. The first is a weekly science
My Kenan Fellowship has given me many new ideas for my science classes in the upcoming school year. Through my internship with Pee Dee Electric, I have made friends and contacts that will be able to play a role in
At some point as a student, every one of us has probably asked the question, “How will I use this?” As an elementary science teacher, I am always trying to find ways to make scientific concepts relevant and exciting for
As my Kenan Fellows internship with Pee Dee Electric comes to an end, I can honestly say that it has been an amazing four week experience. Over the past weeks, I have been able to see all the different aspects
As my internship with Pee Dee Electric continues, I am definitely gaining a better understanding of both electrical co-ops and energy and electricity in general. As school begins in August, my next challenge will be sharing what I have learned
As I begin my four week internship with Pee Dee Electric, my most important goal is to leave with a better understanding of electrical energy. In my science classes, my students learn about electricity, changing forms of energy, and renewable
This past week, I participated in a 5 day trip to the North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching in Cullowhee, North Carolina. This trip served as an introduction to the Kenan Fellows program, a chance to meet the
Be sure to take a look at our class YouTube channel to see videos from my science class and from several of our science activities, and subscribe if you would like to get updates when new content is added.
As part of our trip to NCCAT with the Kenan Fellows Program we went whitewater rafting on the Nantahala River. This video shows some highlights of the trip captured on my Sony Action Cam.