Interim Superintendent and Director of Instructing and Understanding Char Shryock is retiring from Bay Village Town Faculty District as of July 31, when her interim contract expires. The lifelong educator designed the announcement at the June 27 Board of Education and learning meeting.
“Being related to students has been at the heart of my operate, in my 34 a long time as an educator,” Shryock reported. “I plan on searching for out new possibilities to use my experience to have a good effects on schooling and college students.”
Shryock has been an administrator with Bay Village Schools for 11 several years, when she was appointed the district’s Director of Instructing and Mastering in 2011. Prior to coming to Bay Village Universities, Shryock served the Fairview Park City Educational facilities for nearly 22 many years as a instructor, know-how integration specialist, mentor and curriculum leader. She started her job with Brooklyn Metropolis School district as a setting up substitute teacher.
In the course of her yr as Interim Superintendent, she rolled out a new district strategic prepare led the district’s ongoing COVID-19 prepare that resulted in in-person learning for the calendar year unveiled a new district web page and cellular application contributed towards a second National Blue Ribbon School award for Westerly Elementary College (grades 3 and 4) ongoing a 20-12 months run as a Best Neighborhood for Music Instruction district award initiated an in-particular person City Hall collection for residents to go to and talk to issues about the condition of education and learning helped create exterior associations within just the City of Bay Village, its senior facilities, and regional nonprofit and civic businesses served on the govt board for the Lake Erie Mother nature & Science Middle advocated for full-time creating substitute academics negotiated new contracts with all district bargaining units and worked with a community and staff advisory team to get paid Bay Village Schools Purple Star standing as a navy-friendly district.
The former middle and large college science and English instructor also built a dedication 11 years ago to get the job done with the district’s kindergarteners on a weekly basis, training an built-in literacy and math/science lesson. In addition, she shared her very own ordeals in archaeology and paleontology with classes at Westerly and Bay Center School just about every year.
“Char embraced the Interim Superintendent part wholeheartedly,” stated Bay Significant University Principal Jason Martin. “She is a college student-centered chief who found great pleasure in every day interactions with pupils at all quality ranges, and located methods to be present, build interactions and aid pupil-guide initiatives during the calendar year.”
During her profession, Shryock, a revered state and nationwide presenter and expert understanding provider, has been regarded for her expertise and skills, like staying named Trainer of the Calendar year by the Fairview Park Town Faculties, Administrator of the 12 months by the Science Instruction Council of Ohio (SECO), named Superb Math Educator by the Greater Cleveland Council of Instructors of Math, and getting the prestigious Oak Tree Award by the state of Ohio PTA Council. She has served on numerous Ohio Department of Instruction committees, contributing to the Ohio Strategic Program, revising the Ohio Discovering Standards for Science and the Extended Specifications for Science and Math, and foremost the Ohio Educator Chief Cadre. Nationally, she has been a Collaborative for Scholar Achievement Fellow, and a Condition Direct with Achievethecore.org Core Advocate Network.
“All through her more than decade-extended determination to Bay Village Educational facilities, Char has been a partnership-oriented leader who concentrated on supporting, motivating and acquiring our learners and our team,” explained District Treasurer Meghan Rohde. “She has a genuine enthusiasm for education and learning and serving learners.”
The Avon Lake resident is a graduate of Baldwin Wallace College (B.S. in Schooling) and Ashland University (M.A. in Training), also completing her University Superintendent Licensure coursework with Ashland College. She enjoys traveling, studying and biking. For 17 decades, she has volunteered her time in the summer to be an Archaeology Field Unit Supervisor for the Cleveland Museum of All-natural Record.
Shryock and her partner, Todd, have an grownup daughter, Allison, who is attending legislation college on the West Coast.
Shryock commenced her twin part with Bay Village Educational facilities on Aug. 1, 2021, soon after then Superintendent Jodie Hausmann resigned to come to be the Govt Director of Join. Scot Prebles was named the up coming Superintendent of the district this earlier spring, and his official get started date with Bay Village Educational institutions is Aug. 1, 2022.