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Fielding alumnus Dr. Marion Smith, Jr. appointed Principal of Lowell Elementary School

Posted by Hilary Edwards on Fri, Aug 10, 2012

Fielding alumnus Dr. Marion Smith, Jr. appointed Principal of Lowell Elementary School in Seattle, WA

Superintendent Jose Banda writes, "Starting his career in education, he was a lead pre-kindergarten teacher. Dr. Smith’s educational preparation includes an earned Doctorate of Educational Leadership and Change from Fielding Graduate University, a Masters of Education Administration and Supervision from the University of Phoenix-Las Vegas campus, and a Bachelor of Science in Secondary English Education from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He holds a Washington State Administrative Certificate.

He is committed to inclusive practices and will be a great fit for the Lowell Elementary School community. He has identified cultivating positive, constructive relationships with the community, supporting a foundation for continuous school improvement based on Lowell Elementary’s strengths and growth areas, and creating a shared vision for the future as beginning priorities as principal."

Click here to view the full announcement from Jose Banda, Superintendent, Seattle Public Schools.

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