McKenya Dilworth

McKenya Dilworth

Teaching Policy Fellow
21st Century Charter School

McKenya Dilworth is a 2021-2022 Teach Plus Indiana Policy Fellow who teaches 7th grade ELA, Social Science, and German in Gary. McKenya is a member of the School Improvement Committee and chairs the African American History Culturally Competent Curriculum. She is the recipient of NATL German Teachers Grant, Superintendent's Grant (Alexandria, VA) and Indiana Humanities Council INCommon Grant where she used humanities text to hone her young scholars’ reading comprehension and analytical skills. Dilworth has BAs in Theatre Arts and German from Simpson College, an MEd and is currently a PhD student in Organizational Management and Leadership at the University of Phoenix.