Welcome to the Academy of Educators Website

Founded in 2006, the Academy of Educators is designed to emphasize teaching and support faculty development both in Chapel Hill and across the state. Beginning with only faculty members, we have included residents in our mission to promote peer-to-peer leadership and teaching. We’ve grown to over 300 active faculty members and over 60 resident members. Faculty and residents represent a diverse population of educators in various specialties.



  • September 2018 Community Conversation

    On September 24th, the Academy had their first Community Conversation of the 2018-2019 year.  Over 50 people were in attendance, and several others joined through remote sites. Dr. Amy Shaheen addressed the changing landscape of the Academy, which is not an honorary society, but a community of educators who aim to promote and support excellence … Continued