Susan Duff

  • Training Program Director
  • Riverhead, New York 11901
  • Sep 06, 2017
Full time Other

Personal Summary

Training Program Director

Work Experience

History Teacher
Pierson Middle High School
  • Class Advisor: Organize and facilitate fundraising, events and student driven programs

  • Assistant Robotics Coordinator: Promote the team with prespective sponsors and aquiring donations, recruit students, arrrange fundraising events, and coordinate 3 days competition trips

  • Develop and present curriculum using current methods and technologies

  • Maintain professional relationships and communications with administrators and parents

  • Monitor and evaluate curriculum

  • Provide support for seniors as they prepare to transition to college

8th Grade Social Studies Teacher
Sayville Middle School
  • Created curriculum based on the student’s specialized needs and interests

  • Worked collaboratively with peers to maintain an inclusive program

7th and 8th Grade English and Social Studies Teacher
PS 181
  • Lead Teacher: Held responsibility in creating and managing developmental program

  • Helped implement a new school model expanding a K-6 program to K-8

Teacher Training
Peace Corps Tonga, Kingdom of Tonga South Pacific
  • Played a pivotal role in writing and receiving grants for grassroots development projects such as fishing cooperatives, women in development groups, water cisterns and school libraries

  • Spearheaded training programs regarding culture and professional development for new volunteers

  • Worked with both teachers and students in their native language to improve their academic programs and performance

Education

Master of Arts in Liberal Studies
Stony Brook University
Bachelor of Arts in History, Minor in Secondary Education
Fairfield University