The Worldwide Women’s Association Recognizes Kim Burnett



Mrs. Burnett is a member of the Johns Hopkins University Clinical Faculty, dedicated to classroom teaching, mentorship, collaboration, and the success of students.  Here she works with the Urban Teachers Program in Baltimore as an instructional coach for preservice teachers. She also serves as an adjunct professor at American University in Washington, DC for elementary math method courses to undergraduate students. Additionally, she also serves as the Manager of the Professional Learning Community with the Association of Supervision and Curriculum and Development (ASCD) – leading the professional learning community’s platform and the Teach to Lead® program. The Teach to Lead® program works in partnership with the United States Department of Education and Teach Plus, to support teacher leaders around problems of practice.   Previously, she served as Deputy Chief of STEM for the District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS) in Washington, DC.  She led the school district in all areas of STEM education.

Mrs. Burnett earned her bachelor of science from Syracuse University, and master’s degrees from Cornell, Johns Hopkins and Towson Universities. As well as a Ph.D. in STEM education from George Mason University in Virginia.

Social justice is an important issue; therefore, she serves on the executive board of two non-profit organizations, STEM4US – an organization helping to promote the participation of minority students in STEM and the Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project (MAIP). MAIP works to correct the conviction of innocent people in D.C., MD and VA.

Kim is a highly experienced educator in school urban districts, she is skilled in STEM education, professional development, nonprofit organizations, program evaluation, educational technology, and instructional design. She offers a strong sense of professionalism, holding a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Science Education Research.

Worldwide Women’s Association Member, Kim Burnett, can be found on the Association Directory, where she is looking forward to networking with you.