Head of Academics
Kiersten Teitelbaum serves as the Head of Academics for WorldStrides. She holds an M.Ed. in the Social Foundations of Education and is currently completing her Ed.D. in Curriculum and Instruction at the University of Virginia. Her doctoral research reinforces the WorldStrides mission of experiential learning and sustained engagement through travel. Her background includes teaching environmental education, leadership, communication, and physical activity through various experiential learning courses and across grade levels. Mrs. Teitelbaum has provided professional development to teachers in Canada, Spain, France, Portugal, Germany, Italy, Mexico and across the United States.