Director Of Education

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Margurite Seaton

margurite.seaton@gmail.com | (296) 714-5508 | Sioux Falls, SD

Summary


Experience


Director of Education at The American Association for the Advancement of Science, SDApr 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 10 education professionals and increased departmental efficiency by 20%.
  • Cut the budget for educational materials by 30% while still maintaining high quality resources.
  • Wrote curriculum for 3 new courses which are now being taught in 5 schools.
  • Negotiated with 6 different vendors to get better prices on school supplies.
  • Trained 2 new Education Specialists who are now successfully teaching in the district.

Assistant Director of Education at National Science Teachers Association, SDJul 2018 - Mar 2022

  • Led a team of 10 education specialists and successfully implemented new educational programs for at-risk youth.
  • Coordinated the efforts of 20 staff members to develop and implement an after-school program for 200 students.
  • Wrote proposals that secured $1 million in funding from government and private sources.
  • Hired, trained, and supervised 50 teaching assistants.
  • Successfully created partnerships with community organizations to provide resources for families in need.

Associate Director of Education at National Education Association, SDSep 2012 - May 2018

  • Hired and trained a team of 15 education specialists who provide support to over 100 schools in the district.
  • Implemented a new professional development program for educators that has resulted in increased test scores by an average of 5%.
  • Led the development and rollout of a new curriculum for all elementary schools in the district.
  • Negotiated contracts with vendors that saved the district $1 million annually.
  • Worked with stakeholders to develop and implement a plan to reduce truancy rates by 10%.

Education


Master of Education in Educational Leadership at University of South DakotaAug 2007 - May 2012

Through my Master of Education in Educational Leadership program, I have learned how to be an effective leader in the educational setting.

Skills


  • Educational Leadership
  • Curriculum Development
  • Educational Technology
  • Classroom Management
  • Professional Development
  • Instructional Design

Venetia Umpierre

venetia.umpierre@gmail.com | (421) 685-7584 | Anchorage, AK

Summary


Experience


Director of Education at Museum of the North, AKJun 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 50 educators in developing and implementing innovative curriculum for grades K-12.
  • Increased test scores by 15% across all grade levels within one school year.
  • Decreased the dropout rate from 5% to 2% over a three-year period.
  • Successfully advocated for increased funding from the state government, resulting in an additional $1 million dollars for education programs.
  • Developed and implemented a new professional development program that resulted in improved teacher retention rates by 10%.
  • Created partnerships with local businesses and organizations to provide internships and job opportunities for students.

Assistant Director of Education at University of Alaska Anchorage, AKAug 2019 - Apr 2022

  • Led a team of 10 educators in developing and implementing innovative educational programs that resulted in an increase of student test scores by 15%.
  • Successfully created and managed budgets for 3 education departments, totaling $1.2 million annually.
  • Authored 5 successful grant applications which brought in over $250,000 in funding for new educational initiatives.
  • Demonstrated exceptional leadership skills by managing a staff of 30+ employees across 3 departments.
  • Implemented effective communication strategies that improved parent engagement by 20%.
  • Led the development and implementation of 2 new curriculum standards that are now being used district-wide.

Associate Director of Education at University of Alaska Fairbanks, AKSep 2012 - Jul 2019

  • Led a team of 15 educators in designing and implementing curriculum for grades 6-12.
  • Wrote proposals that secured $1.5 million in funding from government and private donors.
  • Hired and trained 50 new teachers on effective teaching methods.
  • Negotiated contracts with vendors that saved the school district $100,000 annually.
  • Led professional development workshops for 500 teachers on using technology in the classroom.
  • Presented at national conferences on innovative education practices.

Education


Master of Education in Educational Leadership at University of Alaska FairbanksAug 2008 - May 2012

I have learned how to be an effective leader in education.

Skills


  • Communication
  • Leadership
  • Organizational
  • Management
  • Planning
  • Public Speaking
  • Research