Keara Duggan


  • Engagement
  • Student-centered education
  • Rural education
  • Leadership
  • Blended learning
  • Education technology
  • Personalized learning
  • Professional development
  • Innovative professional development
  • Teacher recruitment and retention

Keara Duggan is an expert on creating a culture of innovation, teacher recruitment, teacher retention, professional development, and personalized learning. Keara has close relationships with numerous district leaders having worked in collaboration with more than 750 districts and schools. She has led projects for rural, urban, and suburban schools and districts. She has been a keynote speaker, and regularly writes thought pieces and synthesizes her observations into more easily understood frameworks. Research interests include: how to build and scale a culture of innovation in large systems, how to create national communities of collaboration; how to personalize professional development. Keara is a Partner with Education Elements and a Pahara NextGen Network fellow.