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  • Teacher Academy is a program developed by the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools and funded by The Winston-Salem Foundation. The program’s main function is to support teachers and improve student outcomes.


    Contact Information 

    Donna Cannon

    Instructional Superintendent




    Beth Ausley

    Teacher Academy Coordinator


    336.661.3111 ext. 34167




    The Teacher Academy program has three district pathways of support for teachers:

    • Model Classroom Pathway
    • Quality Colleague Pathway
    • Professional Development Pathway.

    Each pathway utilizes high-quality teachers from our system as Teacher Leaders.  Instructional Superintendent Donna Cannon heads the program for the school system.