Teacher Leadership Profile Susan Van Woert

Susan Van Woert has been hired as the ELA Curriculum Facilitator for grades K-5.

She has extensive experiences in elementary classrooms and supporting K-5 teachers as an instructional coach. 

Her current role as curriculum facilitator includes: 

  • Provides direction and leadership for the curricular program consistent with District initiatives. 
  • Guides teachers with the use of data for instructional and curriculum decision making purposes.
  • Collaborates with Professional Learning staff, and Director of Instructional Services to plan and provide professional learning to content-area teachers.
  • Facilitates curriculum committees for the purpose of aligning content, instruction, and assessments with the Iowa Core Curriculum and other content standards.
  • Guides implementation and differentiation of the Iowa Core Curriculum.
  • Supports teachers in their use of PLC’s as it relates to content, instruction, in their content area.
  • Provides relevant resources and models for schools and teachers in the content area in instruction and assessment.
  • Support staff and faculty as they answer the PLC question.
  • Collects and analyzes district level assessment data to support the planning, implementation and evaluation of content standards