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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

RALEIGH, N.C., (May 9, 2017) – The Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership is pleased to announce it has received a $100,000 charitable grant from GSK to support four 2017–18 Kenan Fellows from elementary schools in Orange County Schools and … Continue reading

RALEIGH, N.C. – On National Teacher Day, the Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership is pleased to announce its 2017–18 fellowship awards for K–12 educators. Twenty-eight teachers from across North Carolina have been selected from a pool of more than … Continue reading

Four Kenan Fellows were honored Saturday, April 30 at the 2017 NC Science, Mathematics, and Technology Education Center awards in Raleigh. Three Fellows are recipients of the 2017 Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Award for Science and Mathematics Teachers. The award provides … Continue reading

ANSONVILLE – At some point as a student, we all have asked, “How will I use this?” As an elementary school science teacher, I am always searching for ways to make scientific concepts relevant and exciting. I believe dynamic demonstrations, … Continue reading

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK ‒ GSK Kenan STEM Fellow Thom Tomlinson, Jr. stood before a group of GSK’s employees Thursday, March 23, 2017 and thanked them for providing him with the opportunity to grow as an educator. GSK, a global leader … Continue reading

RALEIGH, N.C. – The Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership at N.C. State University is partnering with the USDA, N.C. State’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Bayer’s crop science division; and the Carteret, Alamance and Surry County Farm Bureaus … Continue reading