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Summer Principals Academy
The Education Leadership Program in the Department of Organization and Leadership
Colleen Berry Taylor
Colleen Berry-Taylor is a 3rd/4th grade teacher at Jordan Elementary, a Title I school in Orange, California, where many of the students are English Language Learners. Colleen is grade level leader for fourth grade and has served as the teacher liaison for the ASES after school program, on the School Site Council and the District Curriculum Council, and is a member of the Instructional Leadership Team. Colleen was selected to be a representative on the Common Core Transition Team, where she was responsible for implementing strategies aligned to the Common Core Standards, as well as providing professional development to the staff. Colleen aspires to be a leader in an urban school environment where she can foster growth from both students and teachers while making gains in student achievement.