Rachel Connolly

Rachel Connolly
Contact Information
Institution:WGBH, Boston
Organization:Education Productions and PBS LearningMedia
One Guest St.
Boston, MA 02135
Phone Number: 617-300-4329
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WGBH serves as the national STEM Lead for PBS LearningMedia, a free, online media-on-demand service developed for PreK-12 educators featuring interactives, images, video, audio files and more with lesson plans, background essays, and discussion questions. Currently, over 1.8 million educators have registered access to the service.

As Director of STEM Education, I am responsible for:
·Defining the STEM content strategy for PBS LearningMedia, including assessing strategic growth opportunities
· Advising and collaborating on STEM content, product, and program development for PBS LearningMedia and WGBH Education
·Increasing visibility for PBS LearningMedia and WGBH STEM education in the scientific and educational community, as well as exercising thought leadership, and
·Defining a coherent STEM education “story” for WGBH by leveraging all the work across the Foundation in this important field.

Professional Information
Primary Forum:Earth Science