Kay Flewelling

Doctoral Research Assistant

  • BA, San Diego State University, History and Political Science
  • M.Ed, High Tech High Graduate School of Education, Teacher Leadership

Kay Flewelling is a first year doctoral student at the University of San Diego, pursuing a degree in Leadership Studies with a specialization in Teaching, Learning, and Leading. She joins the Institute for Entrepreneurship in Education as a Research Assistant for the Mobile Technology Learning Center (MTLC) and the Center for Education Policy and Law (CEPAL). Kay obtained her Master’s of Education in Teacher Leadership from the High Tech High Graduate School of Education in 2011, and her Bachelor’s of Arts from San Diego State University in 2007. Prior to joining IEE, Kay worked as a Humanities teacher at the High Tech High for 7 years, where she specialized in project-based learning and social-emotional instruction, with an emphasis on cooperative learning strategies and conflict resolution. Kay also has a passion for global education innovation, and has done extensive work abroad, sharing best practices with likeminded educators in South Africa, Rwanda, England, and Denmark.