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Summer Principals Academy

The Education Leadership Program in the Department of Organization and Leadership

Deirdre Mcshea

About Deirdre

Deirdre McShea is the founding 5th grade Social Studies teacher at Valor Collegiate Academy, public charter school in Nashville, TN. As the Chairperson of the Social Studies department, Deirdre designs and oversees the implementation of the Social Studies curriculum across network schools. Prior to joining Valor, Deirdre worked on Teach For America's recruitment team, managing their recruitment efforts at Philadelphia area colleges and universities and working to bring more passionate and talented leaders into the field of education. As a student at the Summer Principals Academy, Deirdre looks forward to learning from the diverse experiences of both faculty and classmates to strengthen the skills necessary to lead an urban public school.


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