Joseph Terch IV


To break down the barriers of education and allow teachers and ALL students to learn together


Elementary Education (K-6)
Special Education-Teacher of Handicapped (K-12)
Principal Certification (K-12)
Superintendent Letter of Eligibility

Teaching Experience

2015-             South Eastern School District  Fawn Grove, PA
Digital Learning/ Special Student Populations Coordinator

2010-2015     South Eastern School District  Fawn Grove, PA
Principal South Eastern Middle School East building
n  7th and 8th grade building with about 450 students and 50 staff members
n  Leading the district PLP (Professional Learning Practice) team
n  Co-Chair of the secondary EFA (Embedding Formative Assessment) team
n  Trying to break down the barriers of education to allow all students and teachers to learn together
n  Including technological resources wherever and whenever possible

2007-2010         Eastern Lancaster School District Lancaster, PA
Assistant Principal/Induction Coordinator Garden Spot HS
n  Responsible for discipline, attendance, professional development, instructional support and supervision, 9th grade transition, activities and organizational finances
n  Communicate with parents, administrators, teachers, support staff and students
n  Summer school coordination, school safety, student publications, class advisors and activities transportation
n  Data-Driven decisions PVASS, Emetric, use of protocols

 2005-2007        School District of Lancaster  Lancaster, PA
Small Learning Community Facilitator
n  Responsible for scheduling, discipline, professional development and instructional support
n  Facilitate leadership, vision,  grant writing and community partnerships
n  Communicate with parents, administrators, teachers and community partners

2003-2005         School District of Lancaster    Lancaster, PA
Itinerant Learning Support Teacher (9-12)
n  Taught Direct Instruction Math and Skills Prep
n  IEP development, implementation, scheduling and service delivery



1995-1999         Lebanon Valley College  Annville, PA
B.S. Elementary Education
n  Elementary education certification; PA-Level Two, NJ-permanent

2001-2003         Rowan University  Glassboro, NJ
M.A. Special Education
Special Education certification; PA-Level Two, NJ-permanent

2003-2005         Penn State University Great Valley  Malvern, PA
Post-masters Principal certification program

2007-present      Widener University  Chester, PA
School System Leadership Ed.D/Letter of Eligibility

Computer Experience

Google Certified Educator- Level 2
Mac and PC, Internet, E-mail, Windows XP, Word Perfect, Microsoft Office, Power Point, Access, Pentemation, AS400, Innerlink, Powerschool, Filemaker Pro, PVASS, EMETRIC, CFF.

Leadership Experience

Special Education Service Delivery Designer
Data Collector for CFF (Classrooms For the Future) Grant
Olweus Bully Prevention Training
SAP Training and Team Membership
Safe and Civil Schools Team Leader
Induction Coordinator
PA Inspired Leadership Initiative Course 1-4 GROW
Small Learning Community Instructional Facilitator
JV Boys Basketball Coach - Penn Manor High School
Graduate Assistant - Men’s Basketball Coach - Rowan University
Facilitator of EAP tutoring program
Local NEA Building Representative


Dr. Rona Kaufmann- Superintendent South Eastern SD
C. Stephen Good-Garden Spot HS Asst. Principal-
Dr. Susan Sneath-Garden Spot Middle School Principal-
Michael Clemens- LIU12 Site Director PIL/NISL
Joe Cassidy- Head Basketball Coach Rowan University

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