Katy Connolly is RQI’s education program associate. She supports the work of the Education Program in a variety of ways, including managing communications with educators and partners, helping design and implement RQI’s social media strategy, and documenting stories from classrooms and districts around the country. She also assists in developing materials, writing blogs, and coordinating events. Katy recently graduated from Boston University with a bachelor’s degree in English education, where she spent most of her time teaching and tutoring high school students. With her background as a student teacher, Katy is passionate about collaborating with educators to design pedagogy and classroom environments that allow students to drive their own learning. She is excited about the opportunity to communicate with educators from around the country and world who are using RQI’s simple but innovative strategy to teach students how to ask their own questions.