As a K-12 Education Specialist at the Cornell Lab, Kelly Schaeffer works to help students connect to birds and nature through scientific exploration. Kelly has lead dozens of sessions and workshops for educators at conferences across the US, including NSTA, NAAEE, and BOOST. With a background in wildlife field research, Kelly brings an understanding of what it takes to conduct authentic science inquiry into everything she develops. She holds B.S. degrees (Wildlife Conservation and Entomology) from the University of Delaware and an M.S. (Environmental Education and Interpretation) from the University of Wisconsin–Stevens Point.