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
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
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.
I feel that my upcoming experience with the Kenan Fellows Program will provide me with many opportunities both to improve my skills as a teacher and school leader and to elevate my teaching career. I believe that the professional development