Kel Wetherhold

Educator, Media and Education
Allentown, PA, United States

About Kel

Bio

I am an educational consultant for the Center for Integrated Behavioral Health. I have received numerous honors for my work in public education and am currently co-authoring a provocative and cutting edge profile of current practices in public education. I received the prestigious Educator of the Year Award from the Pennsylvania Association for Gifted Education in 2011 and was a finalist for the award in 2009. He has also been nominated numerous times for Who’s Who Among American Educators. I believe in innovative teaching strategies and I coined the term Incentive-Based Learning, which has allowed me to present on the local and national level. I am viewed as an expert on Gifted Education, IEP development, student engagement, and implementing technology in the classroom. I also bring expertise in consulting, writing, enhancing communication skills as well as presenting.
I holds a Masters Degree from DeSales University, and my background in literature and communication as well as his strong knowledge in IEP writing provides him a broad base from which to approach many educational topics and concerns. I am available as an individual consultant and trainer for a broad array of academic and educational topics. As a writing coach, I assist high school students in developing engaging and well written essays for college applications. As a consultant, I am available to assist parents of gifted students receive the knowledge, direction, and expertise required to advocate for specially designed instruction. As a trainer and speaker, I provide engaging and creative presentations on topics impacting youth and education. In addition, he is available on a limited basis to provide academic tutoring and motivational interventions for students in need.

An idea worth spreading

Incentive Based Learning, Sustaining Innovation in education, Hacking Digital Storytelling

I'm passionate about

Education and psychology