Career Academy Coach, Pathway Designer, School Improvement
Leslie Eaves joined the school improvement team at SREB in 2016. She began teaching in 2002 at Berry Academy of Technology in Charlotte, North Carolina. That year, she won the CMS First Year Teacher of the Year. In 2005, she joined the staff of Atkins School of Engineering to start and coordinate their engineering program. She joined North Carolina New Schools in 2011 as a math content coach and a general instructional coach, where she implemented school-centered learning strategies and STEM practices. She later joined the schools’ professional learning team as a director of professional learning and led the design and facilitation of customized professional learning, project-based learning, Transformational Learning Communities, content networking and design thinking. Leslie has a bachelor’s and a master’s in engineering from the University of South Carolina. She has a teaching license in technology education and high school math.