Bekki Sarradet joined NIET in August 2021 as Executive Director of Professional Learning. In her role, Bekki leads efforts to ensure NIET’s professional learning offerings reflect current, researched-backed practices and approaches to ensure all NIET partners receive best-in-class trainings and services to meet their needs and positively impact students.
Bekki brings 24 years of experience in education. She started her career as an elementary grades teacher in Harrison School District #2 in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and has since served in many roles including literacy coach, curriculum designer, and education consultant to school systems and advocacy groups across the country. Bekki has extensive experience in supporting school districts with their literacy improvement efforts and high-quality instructional materials implementation.
Bekki holds a bachelor’s degree in sociology and elementary education from the University of Northern Colorado and a master’s degree in teaching from The Colorado College.