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Carowinds – An Outdoor Classroom STEM is everywhere at Carowinds. I saw STEM connections in every aspect of the amusement park from touring the campground to riding the world’s tallest and fastest roller coaster to shadowing the operations manager. Because … Continue reading

Visit our online database for the latest lesson plans The Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership is committed to developing relevant materials for K–12 teachers state and nationwide. We recognize that curriculum development is complicated and that designing good materials takes time. Thus, … Continue reading

By Karen Stewart, EPA RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK — Jen Cypra, a 2017-18 GSK Kenan STEM Fellow who was paired with the EPA-RTP STEM Outreach Program, recently presented on her four-week internship at EPA, including what she’s learned and how she … Continue reading

An Experience to Remember My internship at Bosch-Rexroth as part of my Kenan fellowship was full of learning moments! I spent my time engaged in multiple projects, shadowing employees, and sitting in on meetings. The most interesting moments were spent … Continue reading

My experience as a GSK Kenan STEM Fellow has been filled with many ups, and a few challenges. During my five-week summer internship at LORD Corporation — a diversified technology and manufacturing company developing highly reliable adhesives, coatings, motion management … Continue reading

GREENVILLE – Thanks a grant from the Biogen Foundation, the Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership held the North Carolina Teacher Leadership Symposium on Tuesday, Aug. 1 at the Hilton Greenville for educators across Eastern North Carolina. In this first … Continue reading

RALEIGH, N.C., (July 7, 2017) – The Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership is partnering with the Merck Foundation for the “Merck Kenan Fellows: STEM Partnership for Teacher Leaders” project which includes five Triangle area educators who are part of … Continue reading

CULLOWHEE – Twenty-seven educators from across the state completed five days of professional development at the Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership Summer Institute June 19-23 at the Western North Carolina campus of the N.C. Center for the Advancement of … Continue reading

RALEIGH ‒ More than a dozen Kenan Fellows from across the state attended a two-day intensive Education Policy Summit June 14-15 in downtown Raleigh. The Biogen Foundation, the Lead Champion for the Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership’s Professional Learning … Continue reading

RALEIGH, N.C. – The Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership is pleased to announce it has received a $100,000 grant from the Biogen Foundation to build the professional capacity of outstanding teachers as they then begin to lead their peers. … Continue reading

DURHAM, N.C., (May 24, 2017) – The Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership at NC State University and Google Fiber are working together to empower educators and their students in gaining a working understanding of career paths in next generation … Continue reading

RALEIGH, N.C. ─ The Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership at NC State University has been named the 2017 STEM Higher Education Department of the Year by STEM in the Park. This is the second consecutive year the Kenan Fellows … Continue reading

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Seven Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS) educators have been selected for the prestigious Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership and will bring career connected learning back to their classrooms, after a three-week summer internship in local industries. The eight … Continue reading

Registration is free; lunch and snacks included! Limited space. Join the Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership for its inaugural North Carolina Teacher Leadership Symposium on Tuesday, Aug. 1 in Greenville. In this first year, the Symposium is located in … Continue reading

RALEIGH, N.C. — Partnering with the Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership, IBM is sponsoring two Wake County Public School System educators as 2017–18 Kenan Fellows. The announcement comes in honor of National Teacher Appreciation Week (May 7-12). The teachers … Continue reading