Linda Molner Kelley

University of Colorado Boulder

Linda Molner Kelley, Associate Director of the Schools of Opportunity project, is the former Assistant Dean of Teacher Education and Partnerships and Director for Outreach and Engagement at the University of Colorado Boulder. In those and her current consulting roles, she has developed numerous K-16 and community programs designed to strengthen learning opportunities for students and teachers in diverse settings. A former high school teacher and administrator in a Denver school district, she is a champion of high quality induction programs for novice teachers, research-based professional development opportunities for practicing teachers, and the creation of mutually beneficial partnerships among higher education, K-12 schools, and communities.