Dr. Kay Drake

                 Contact Information:
                 (336) 214-2090
                kdrake@bridgewood-ed.org

Professional Preparation:
B.S. East Carolina University (Child Development and Education)
M.Ed. UNC-Chapel Hill (Curriculum and Instruction)
Ph.D. UNC-Chapel Hill (Curriculum and Instruction)

Relevant Experience:
Instructional Coach: Bridgewood Educational Services since 2008
Assistant Professor: Elon University, School of Education (7 years)
Teacher: Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools (31 years)
Teacher: Ocala, Florida (Exceptional Children)
Teacher: Pitt County Schools (Exceptional Children)

Illustrative Professional and Community Activities/Recognitions:
Member, Teaching Fellows Advisory Board, Elon University
Chair, Department of Education Scholarship Committee, Elon University
Co-Chair, Teacher Candidates Induction Committee, Elon University
Guest Lecturer, UNC-Chapel Hill
Member, UNC Teaching Fellows Advisory Board
North Carolina ASCD Research Award for Outstanding Dissertation
Member, Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
Member, Phi Delta Kappa
Member, National Science Teachers Association
Member, School Science and Math Association

Dr. Kay Drake has had a distinguished career in public education. A teacher for more than thirty years, she has been active in all aspects of her career. Kay has authored more than ten publications for various journals including Educational Leadership, Journal of Elementary Science Education, and North Carolina ASCD Journal.