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Special education educator

Susan Jane Schenck, American Special education educator. Certified elementary and special education teacher, certified administrator. Special Education fellow, U. Connecticut, 1976-1978; unites states department Education grantee, Office Special Education, 1983-1986, Project Omni grantee, South Carolina. Office the Handicapped, 1981.


Schenck, Susan Jane was born on July 20, 1949 in Providence. Daughter of Donald Elwood and Geraldine Frances (Dansereau) Schenck.


Associate of Arts, Rhode Island Junior College, Providence, 1969; Bachelor of Science, Rhode Island College, 1972; Master of Education, Rhode Island College, 1975; certified advanced graduate study, U. Connecticut, 1977; Doctor of Philosophy, U. Connecticut, 1979.


Teacher, title I, Coventry, Rhode Island Public Schools, 1972; teacher mentally handicapped, North Kingston, Rhode Island Public Schools, 1972-1976; research assistant, U. Connecticut, Storrs, 1976-1978; assistant professor, State University of New York, Plattsburgh, 1978-1979; assistant professor, College of Charleston (South Carolina), 1979-1984; associate professor, College of Charleston (South Carolina), 1985-1989; coordinator LD services, College of Charleston (South Carolina), 1984-1989; director teacher certified and student teaching, College of Charleston (South Carolina), 1985-1987; director clinical experiences in teacher education, Rhode Island College, Providence, since 1989. Curriculum consultant Bristol, Connecticut schools 1976-1977. Field reader United States Office Education (Special Education), Washington, since 1983.


  • Certified elementary and special education teacher, certified administrator.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Math That Pays Off, 1978. (monograph with others) IEP's: State of the Art. Contributor articles to periodicals.


Board of directors Ronald McDonald House, Charleston, 1985-1989, operations board directors,1989-. Board directors Exch. Club Prevention of Child Abuse, Charleston, 1986-1989, Friends of Children, Medical University South Carolina., 1988-1989.

Member school board Christ Our King Church, Mount Pleasant, South Carolina., 1986-1987. Member American Education Research Association (treasurer 1980-1984, chairman 1984-1987, chair special education research), Council Exceptional Children, South Carolina. Teacher Recruitment Center (policy board), Council Learning Disabilities.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, photography, cooking, travel, golf.


Donald Elwood Schenck

Geraldine Frances (Dansereau) Schenck