Kelli Allen

Master Teacher & Professional Development Coordinator
University of Texas at Austin, UTeach

Kelli Allen has been a science Master Teacher with the UTeach Program at the University of Texas since 2007. She observes student teachers, provides feedback, and co-teaches a seminar. Kelli also serves as the Induction Support Specialist. Induction support includes classroom observations, resource delivery, lesson plan development, and personalized assistance. Kelli is the UTeach Professional Development (PD) coordinator. She developed the online UTeach PD courses including Blended Learning. She gives personalized feedback, interacts in discussions, and assesses work products. Kelli has 27 years of blended learning experience. As a science teacher, she earned National Board Certification in Early Adolescence/Science and won the National RadioShack Teacher Award. She was chosen as the Outstanding Young Educator for Kansas and Kansas Teacher of the Year nominee. Kelli earned her B.S. in Biology Education in 1992 and an M.S. in Biology in 1998, from Pittsburg State University in Kansas.

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