NHASCD is delighted to welcome its newest Board member, Dr. Steve Lebel, Curriculum Coordinator at Brentwood's Swasey Central School.
Steve Lebel has served as a classroom teacher and teacher leader at Wilton's Florence Rideout School and Derry's Barka and Grinnell Elementary Schools. He has been honored as Derry's VFW Teacher of the Year. Steve has also presented at NH Principals' conferences and served on Peer Review Panels for EQuiP and LearnZillion.
A graduate of Rivier College, Steve earned his M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction from Lesley University. His Doctorate in Curriculum, Teaching, Learning, and Leadership is from Northeastern University (January, 2015). For his dissertation, Steve researched how NH teachers were implementing a more rigorous curriculum utilizing the Common Core Standards. Steve Lebel's continues to be deeply involved with Co-teaching, Instructional Coaching, Differentiated Instruction, PLCs, Lesson Study Groups, Data Analysis, Young Engineer & STEM programming, Ed. Technology, positive behavior interventions and support (PBIS), and CrossFit fitness training for adults and students.
He enjoys weight lifting and running -- and has completed numerous long distance races, including the Boston Marathon. In addition, Steve is married and loves to spend time with his two year old son Henry.
Welcome, Dr. Steve Lebel, to the NHASCD Board of Directors!