Stewart is a New Jersey State Teacher of the Year, a Princeton University Distinguished Secondary School Teacher, and a National Board Certified Teacher. She currently serves as the Director of Professional Learning for the National Network of State Teachers of the Year.
Stewart has extensive experience in designing and facilitating professional learning. Formerly, she was a high school social studies teacher specializing in Global Education. She was a Yale University Senior Fellow which provided an opportunity for her to pursue her passion for Asian studies while participating in several field experiences in China and Mongolia. Stewart received the United States-Eurasia Award for Excellence in Teaching which provided her an opportunity to work with educators in Kazakhstan.