Kate Kane is the Communications and Online Learning Associate at Zaentz. In this role, Kane oversees marketing and communications for the Initiative and leads the Zaentz Online Learning Academy and the Certificate in Early Education Leadership.
Prior to joining the Zaentz team, Kane was an early childhood educator for over a decade, where she also created and led a parent workshop series as well as a number of professional development trainings for practitioners on the topics of social-emotional learning, early literacy, and turning theory into practice. Kane has written extensively about child development and early learning environments, particularly focusing on the role that classroom community plays in children’s early learning and development. Previously, Kane was a business journalist, and worked in marketing communications for professional services firms where she developed thought leadership strategies for a variety of marketing channels.